Problem Statement: EE Board April 1996
A cylindrical water tank is 8 m in diameter and 12 m high. If the tank is to be completely filled, determine the minimum thickness of the tank plating if the stress is limited to 40 MPa.
- A. 11.77 mm
- B. 13.18 mm
- C. 10.25 mm
- D. 12.6 mm
The minimum thickness of the tank plating is 11.77 mm.
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