# Numerical - Strength of welded joint, given allowable shear stress

**Q. Calculate strength of the welded joint shown below, when 70 MPa is the allowable shear stress for the weld material.***- Published on 14 Sep 15***a.** 54.44 x 10^{3} N

**b.** 77 x 10^{3} N

**c.** 50 x 10^{3} N

**d.** None of the above

**ANSWER: 54.44 x 10**^{3} N