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Stability problem results when slenderness ratio is more than __________

(a) 30

(b) 40

(c) 50

(d) 60

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Correct answer is (a) 30

Explanation: The load capacity of a wall is a stability problem when the slenderness ratio is more than 30. It becomes a stress problem when the slenderness ratio is less than 30.

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