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I Collapse I collapse: Three arrested after major fire under Atlanta highway CNN. Alert reader Bob comments on the engineering aspects of elevated highways.
Extracted and condensed from mail: At normal temps, concrete and steel are compatible. But, as you apply fire, there will be locally very different rates of expansion. A bridge deck will literally get bigger, by quite a bit. How that leads to the overpass falling [in the fire]: It could be the the expansion of the bridge deck moved the top of some of the support columns.
Those columns also have to be dead vertical, or near it.
Ideally they have nothing connecting them. In reality, a few bolts that were never meant to carry the weight of the span. This is the edge of the deck segments.
Normally, this is where you figure for expansion. Used the same building technique. The horizontal stone is only sitting on half of the column, so that the column can support another horizontal stone next to it.
Now put a tiny bit of space between the horizontal stones, for expansion. Now, make 2 of the stones longer. In a circle, the forces might balance each other out and keep the horizontal stones over the middle of the columns.
The top of the columns would move slightly away from the center. The two spans would have to be joined, which they are not in this instance. And on the plastic pipes under the the highway that fueled the fire: How is a fire likely to start under a bridge?
Worst comes to worst, move the cars, then put the fire out. They probably arrived on multiple dozens?Possibly F. Scott Fitzgerald's masterpiece, The Great Gatsby is not just a magnificent story, but a lesson of society's flaws during the roaring 's.
Fitzgerald's story creates an atmosphere of superficiality, dissatisfaction and dishonesty by the description of each character. Metaphors are a literary device used to create comparisons in writing. F. Scott Fitzgerald, author of 'The Great Gatsby,' uses this literary device.
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The Great Gatsby Research Report - I. Introduction In F. Scott Fitzgerald was born in St. Paul, Minnesota.
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13 terms. The Importance of Being Earnest - Oscar Wilde. Nick Carraway Quote 2 When I came back from the East last autumn I felt that I wanted the world to be in uniform and at a sort of moral attention forever; I wanted no more riotous excursions with privileged glimpses into the human heart.
Gatsby’s climactic confrontation with Tom occurs on the hottest day of the summer, under the scorching sun (like the fatal encounter between Mercutio and Tybalt in Romeo and Juliet).
Wilson kills Gatsby on the first day of autumn, as Gatsby floats in his pool despite a palpable chill in the air—a symbolic attempt to stop time and restore his relationship with Daisy to the way it was five years before, in