# GATE Questions & Answers of Beams and beam-columns

## What is the Weightage of Beams and beam-columns in GATE Exam?

Total 2 Questions have been asked from Beams and beam-columns topic of Steel Structures subject in previous GATE papers. Average marks 1.50.

The semi-compact section of a laterally unsupported steel beam has an elastic section modulus, plastic section modulus and design bending compressive stress of $500\mathrm{cm}^3$ ,$650\mathrm{cm}^3$ and, $200\;\mathrm{MPa}$ respectively. The design flexural capacity (expressed in kNm) of the section is _________