NCEES Civil PE Specification Structural Mechanics: Columns

**Problem**

For the 2 columns shown, find the ratio of column concentric critical buckling loads (\(P_{cr1}/P_{cr2}\)) and select the nearest value.

Assume both columns share the same Modulus of Elasticity ( * E *) and Moment of Inertia (

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