# A building wall consists of 12-in clay brick and 1/2-in. Fiberboard on one side. If the wall is 10 ft high, determine the load in pounds per foot that it exerts on the floor.

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A building wall consists of 12-in clay brick and 1/2-in. Fiberboard on one side. If the wall is 10 ft high, determine the load in pounds per foot that it exerts on the floor.

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Step 1

Take minimum

Take minimum design dead load for 12 in. clay brick as 115 lb/ft2.

Determine the dead load for the 12 in. clay brick for 10 ft wall height.

Determine the dead load for the 12 in. clay brick for 10 ft wall height.

Step 2

Determine the dead load for the 1/2-in. fiberboard on one side for 10 ft wall height.

Step 3

Determine the total load in pounds p...

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