Structural Engineering Solved Problems for the SE Exam, Seventh Edition (STSP7)



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ISBN: 978-1-59126-554-2
Copyright: 2017
Page Count: 384
Format: Paperback
Dimensions: 8 1/2 x 11
  • C. Dale Buckner, PhD, PE, SECB

    Author Information

    C. Dale Buckner is a registered professional civil engineer in Virginia. Dr. Buckner has consulted on engineering projects, and he now teaches in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Virginia Military Institute. He holds bachelor of science, master of science, and doctorate degrees in civil engineering from North Carolina State University. He has authored several Structural Engineering and Civil PE exam review books, and he has served as a long-time advisor in PPI's Civil PE Passing Zone.


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    Structural Engineering Solved Problems for the SE Exam, 7th Edition

    Structural Engineering Solved Problems for the SE Exam, Seventh Edition (STSP7) 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.

    Structural Engineering Solved Problems for the SE Exam, Seventh Edition (STSP7) 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.

    Exam Topics Covered

    • Foundations and Retaining Structures

    • Masonry Design

    • Seismic Design

    • Structural Analysis

    • Structural Concrete Design

    • Structural Steel Design

    • Timber Design

    Updated Codes and Standards Used in This Book

    • AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications (AASHTO)

    • Building Code Requirements and Specification for Masonry Structures (ACI 530/530.1)

    • Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete (ACI 318)

    • International Building Code (IBC)

    • Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures (ASCE/SEI7)

    • National Design Specifi ation for Wood Construction ASD/LRFD (NDS)

    • North American Specifi ation for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members (AISI)

    • PCI Design Handbook: Precast and Prestressed Concrete (PCI)

    • Seismic Design Manual (AISC 325)

    • Special Design Provisions for Wind and Seismic with Commentary (SDPWS)

    • Steel Construction Manual (AISC 327)


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    Customer Reviews (View All - 3)

    Difficult Problems, Good Tool Review by Thomas
    Problems in this book are difficult, but provide a great review opportunity (Posted on 1/21/2019)

    Good Review by Milad
    in depth, good detailed examples (Posted on 9/11/2018)