(all assignments are from the textbook, unless specified otherwise)
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assignment – week of Sept.1
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Read sections 1.1-1.5, examples 1.1-1.3 and exercises 1.2-2,-3,-7,-
10, 1.3-3,-6 (use software e.g. Excel), 1.4-1,-3, 1.5-1,-3
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assignment – week of Sept.8
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Read sections 1.7, 2.1-2.4, examples 2.1-2.6 and exercises 1.7-1,-
11, 2.2-3,-10, 2.3-4,-6,-9, 2.4-4,-8,-12,-14
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assignment – week of Sept.15
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Read sections 2.5, 1.6, 3.1, 3.2 examples 2.7-2.9, 1.4-1.6 and
exercises 2.5-4,-6,-15,-16,-18, 1.6-1,-3,-5,-17, 1.7-10, 3.2-3
Note: in exercise 2.5-15, replace question c) with “find the shear
stress in the inserted pin, assuming the pin diameter to be 1 inch”.
The correct answer is 35.1ksi
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assignment – week of Sept.22
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Read sections 3.3, 3.4, 3.8 and 3.10, examples 3.1-3.5, 3.9, 3.13-
3.14 and exercises 3.3-3,-10, 3.4-2,-6,-16,-20, 3.8-1,-3,-12,-14, 3.10-
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Note: for the exercises of section 3.8, do not use the book’s hint, i.e
do not use the equations of the examples but re-derive them