**Document Information**

**Document Type:** FAQ

**Product(s):** LEAP CONSPAN/Precast/Prestressed Girder

**Version(s):** All

**Original Author:** Bentley Technical Support Group -VM

**QUESTION: ****Nomenclature --**** Horizontal Shear****?**

ANSWER:

Avh-rg = Area of Required Horizontal Shear reinforcement for Rough Finish.

Avh-Min = Area of Minimum Horizontal reinforcement.

Avh-Prvd = Area of Provided Horz. reinforcement.

Avh-sm = Area of Required Horizontal Shear reinforcement for Smooth Finish.

Vnh = Horizontal Factored Shear force per unit length of the beam.

Vu = factored shear force at specified section due to Super imposed load.