Using the method of Section 7.6, solve 7.33. PROBLEM 7.33 For the beam and loading shown, (a) draw the shear and bending-moment diagrams, (b) determine the maximum absolute values of the shear and bending moment.

STA3032 Week 3 2.5.10 COMMON CONTINUOUS DISTRIBUTIONS 1 A uniform random variable places equal weight to all values within its support and is continuous. a A uniform random variable has p.d.f. 1 f x = b−a for a≤x≤b 2 Normal a The normal distribution has parameter µ and a scale parameter σ2 b Normal distribution has p.d.f. −1(x−μ) 1 2σ f(x)= e for -∞