Applied Mechanics for Engineering Technology: Pearson New International Edition VitalSource eText (8e) : 9781292055923

Applied Mechanics for Engineering Technology: Pearson New International Edition VitalSource eText (8e)

 
Edition
 
8
ISBN
 
9781292055923
ISBN 10
 
1292055928
Published
 
03/10/2013
Published by
 
Pearson Higher Ed USA
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eBook
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For courses in Applied Mechanics, Statics/Dynamics, or Introduction to Stress Analysis.

Featuring a non-calculus approach, this introduction to applied mechanics text combines a straightforward, readable foundation in underlying physics principles with a consistent method of problem solving. It presents the physics principles in small elementary steps; keeps the mathematics at a reasonable level; provides an abundance of worked examples; and features problems that are as practical as possible without becoming too involved with many extraneous details. This edition features 7% more problems, an enhanced layout and design and a logical, disciplined approach that gives students a sound background in core statics and dynamics competencies.

Table of contents
 I. STATICS
1. Introduction
2. Forces, Vectors, and Resultants
3. Moments and Couples
4. Equilibrium
5. Structures and Members
6. Three-Dimensional Equilibrium
7. Friction
8. Centroids and Center of Gravity
9. Moment of Inertia

II. DYNAMICS
10. Kinematics: Rectilinear Motion
11. Kinematics: Angular Motion
12. Plane Motion
13. Kinetics
14. Work, Energy, and Power
Answers to Problems
Index
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