Applied Statics and Strength of Materials

Applied Statics and Strength of Materials : United States Edition

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For one/two-semester, undergraduate-level courses in Statics and Strengths of Materials, Strength of Materials, and Engineering Mechanics in the disciplines of Engineering Technology.

Focusing on the fundamentals of material statics and strength, this text presents a non-Calculus-based, elementary, analytical, and practical approach, with rigorous, comprehensive example problems that follow the explanation of theory and very complete homework problems that allow students to practice the material. The goal of the text is to provide students with the necessary mechanics background for more advanced and specialized areas of study in the many fields of engineering technology-e.g., civil, mechanical, construction, architectural, industrial, and manufacturing.
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  • Hardback | 656 pages
  • 208.3 x 261.1 x 29.2mm | 1,383.47g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 4th edition
  • 0130938262
  • 9780130938268

Table of contents

(NOTE: Each chapter ends with a Summary and Problems.)

1. Introduction.

2. Principles of Statics.

3. Resultants of Coplanar Force Systems.

4. Equilibrium of Coplanar Force Systems.

5. Analysis of Structures.

6. Friction.

7. Centroids and Centers of Gravity.

8. Area Moments of Inertia.

9. Stresses and Strains.

10. Properties of Materials.

11. Stress Considerations.

12. Torsion in Circular Sections.

13. Shear and Bending Moment in Beams.

14. Stresses in Beams.

15. Design of Beams.

16. Deflection of Beams.

17. Combined Stresses.

18. Columns.

19. Connections.

20. Pressure Vessels.

21. Statically Indeterminate Beams.



Answers to Selected Problems.

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