What size beam you need to support a 10 ft span load bearing wall?

Answer Depends on how much weight is above it!! but on 1 -2 story wood framed structures triple 2x12's glued and nailed will do the trick

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Is it necessary when raising a load bearing wall 4 feet to install a new beam in the exact spot where the wall originally was?

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What size eye beam can safely span 25 feet with a point load of 4000 lbs in the middle?

You will also need to include the acceptable amount of deflection in your question.

Does an excessively heavy load of bran muffins need to be fixed to a load bearing wall?

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What size beam will span 18 feet?

That question cannot be answered without knowing the load on the beam.