GATE Questions & Answers of Design of Columns

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Total 1 Questions have been asked from Design of Columns topic of Concrete Structures subject in previous GATE papers. Average marks 2.00.

An RCC short column (with lateral ties) of rectangular cross section of 250 mm × 300 mm is reinforced with four numbers of 16 mm diameter longitudinal bars. The grades of steel and concrete are Fe415 and M20, respectively. Neglect eccentricity effect. Considering limit state of collapse in compression (IS 456 : 2000), the axial load carrying capacity of the column (in kN, up to one decimal place), is ______