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Light, Wind, and Structure

The Mystery of the Master Builders (New Liberal Arts)
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Architectural structure & design, Civil Engineering, Surveying & Building, History Of Art / Art & Design Styles, History of engineering & technology, Public, Commercial, or Industrial Buildings, Reference, Architecture / History, History - General, Archite
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ISBN 10026263158X
ISBN 139780262631587

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Dead load – the weight of the structure itself, Live load – furniture, people, wind, snow and earthquakes.

WIND Wind acts intermittently on structures. Wind forces can push, pull or lift buildings. Buildings must be strong enough to resist the lateral and uplift forces of wind as well as the downward force of gravity.

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Wind is the flow of gases on a large scale. On the surface of the Earth, wind consists of the bulk movement of outer space, solar wind is the movement of gases or charged particles from the Sun through space, while planetary wind is the outgassing of light chemical elements from a planet's atmosphere into space.

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