Morning Session of FE Exam


Strength of Materials Topic Area



The following subtopics are covered in the Strength of Materials portion of the FE Examination:

A. Shear and moment diagrams
B. Stress types (e.g., normal, shear, bending, torsion)
C. Stress strain caused by axial loads, bending loads, torsion and shear
D. Deformations (e.g., axial, bending, torsion)
E. Combined stresses
F. Columns
G. Indeterminant analysis
H. Plastic versus elastic deformation

The Strength of Materials portion covers approximately 7% of the morning session test content.

FE exam. org offers a collection of videos and lecture notes which review the content covered in the morning session of the FE Exam, including the Strength of Materials topic area.