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ESM 2104 Statics Fall 2005 Text : Engineering Mechanics, 5th Edition , by Meriam, J. L. and Kraige, L. G. Volume 1: STATICS Prerequisites : EF 1016, MATH 1114 Corequisites : MATH 2224 Building Construction majors may substitute BC 1214 for EF 1016. Concepts to be introduced to the student in this course: Vector Algebra Force Moment of a Force Couple Resultant Free-Body Diagram Equilibrium Truss Frame Machine Centroid Center of Mass Distributed Force Shear Diagram Moment Diagram Friction Belt Friction Area moment of inertia Parallel-Axis Theorem Upon Successful Completion of this Course the Student Shall Be Able To : Define the concepts listed above. Resolve and add vectors. Multiply vectors using both dot and cross products. Find the resultant of any force system. Isolate any body and draw the free-body diagram. Solve for unknown forces and moments on a body in equilibrium. Determine internal forces in trusses, frames, and machines. Compute the centroid or the
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Unformatted text preview: center of mass using integration and composite parts. Construct shear and bending moment diagrams for beams. Work static problem involving friction. Calculate area moments of inertia by integration. Calculate area moments of inertia using the parallel-axis theorem. Work all problems in either U. S. Customary or SI Units. Common Mid-Term Tests on Tuesday Evenings. There will be four midterm tests that will be common to all students. These tests will be given on Tuesday evenings from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. as scheduled. Common Final Examination The Final Examination for this course is a common exam prepared by the ESM department and given at a common time for all students taking this course. A sample final examination will be posted on Blackboard during the semester. This semester the Final Exam is scheduled for Wednesday December 14, 2005 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m....
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