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Structural Engineering Solved Problems for the SE Exam (Includes Code Update PDF)

Includes PDF with Code Updates for NCEES October 2021 Codes

C. Dale Buckner, PhD's Structural Engineering Solved Problems for the SE Exam, Seventh Edition offers comprehensive practice for the NCEES SE exam. This book is part of a comprehensive learning management system designed to help you pass the SE exam the first time.


Features Include:

  • Contains problems intended to prepare students for both the SE exam and the Civil PE Structural depth exam
  • Each problem provides an opportunity to apply your knowledge of structural engineering concepts
  • The breadth of topics covered and the varied complexities of the problems allow you to assess and strengthen your problem-solving skills
  • Problems in both qualitative and quantitative formats are included, and solutions use the same codes and standards adopted for the exam
  • Step-by-step solutions are used to solve numerical problems, and detailed explanations are given for qualitative problems.

Topics Covered:

  • Foundations and Retaining Structures
  • Masonry Design
  • Seismic Design
  • Structural Analysis
  • Structural Concrete Design
  • Structural Steel Design
  • Timber Design
Structural Engineering Solved Problems for the SE Exam Seventh Edition Book Cover
$110.00

FAQs

It is an 8-hour exam. It contains 80 total questions: 40 multiple-choice questions in the 4-hour AM session, and 40 multiple-choice questions in the 4-hour PM session.
The PE structural exam is the only open-book exam remaining. All other PE exams are now closed-book computer-based exams, commonly referred to as CBT.
The PE exam can be difficult. The exam tests your competency in all aspects of engineering and should not be taken lightly. You should plan on taking several weeks to prepare and study before sitting for the exam. To see the average pass rate of first time test takers during the last exam, click here.
The PE exam tests for a minimum level of competency in engineering. You need a minimum of four years of post-college work experience to be able to sit for the exam.

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