Lecture 1 - ENGR-1100 Introduction to Engineering Analysis Notes courtesy of Professor Yoav Peles Some Important Points Studio course(combined

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ENGR-1100 Introduction to Engineering Analysis Notes courtesy of Professor Yoav Peles
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Some Important Points Sessions do not require laptop Important tools: syllabus, 2 textbooks (listed in syllabus), pencil and paper, Web site of course Website access: click the RPI LMS link from the RPI info webpage or go directly to: http://rpilms.rpi.edu/webct/entryPageIns.dowebct for section specifics http://www.rpi.edu/dept/core-eng/WWW/IEA for general information
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Course format Mini lectures In class activities 3 mid term exams: 2x20% + 1(lowest) x15% 1 final exam: 25% Assigned problems: HW: 15% CA: 5% homework due in next class after assigned
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Lecture outline Newton’s laws Units of measurement Vectors Unit vector
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Mechanics -> Statics Mechanics Mechanics of rigid bodies Mechanics of deformable bodies Mechanics of fluids Kinetics Statics Kinematics
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Newton’s Laws of Motion Law #1: Body is in equilibrium Σ Fi = 0 Body will remain in rest or continue to move with same speed and direction unless unbalanced force is acted on the body or particle.
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Newton’s Laws of Motion Law #2: Body not in equilibrium Σ Fi= 0 Change of motion of a body is proportional to the net
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This note was uploaded on 01/19/2012 for the course ENGR 1100 taught by Professor Anderson during the Fall '06 term at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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Lecture 1 - ENGR-1100 Introduction to Engineering Analysis Notes courtesy of Professor Yoav Peles Some Important Points Studio course(combined

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