Gate ME-2012 Question Paper With Solutions

Q 10. A thin walled spherical shell is subjected to an internal pressure. If the radius of
the shell is increased by 1% and the thickness is reduced by 1%, with the internal
pressure remaining the same, the percentage change in the circumferential (hoop)
stress is

(A) 0

(B) 1

(C) 1.08

(D) 2.02

Answer: (D)

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