Update to contents analytical guidelines

This update follows internal comments. Changes are:

  • Expand definition of CS; explain that while defined as V/W, it is calculated (at least in the US) using Eq 9.
  • Fix equation numbering near Eqns 1 and 2 and cross ref near Eqn 13.
  • Emphasize in abstract that structural response and collapse capacity can be calculated using analytical guidelines instead of by defaults presented here.
  • Typos
  • Use GEM report template
  • Expand sample calculation
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