Statics and Strength of Materials

Statics and Strength of Materials

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Appropriate for statics and strength of materials courses in engineering technology programs. Designed to cover statics and strength of materials at an elementary level not requiring calculus, this text presents topics in a clear, simple, direct fashion that avoids "information overload" and that uses an abundance of worked examples to clarify more

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  • Hardback | 708 pages
  • 195.58 x 233.68 x 30.48mm | 1,292.73g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • 4th edition
  • 0130272647
  • 9780130272645

Table of contents

1. Basic Concepts. 2. Resultant of Concurrent Forces in a Plane. 3. Equilibrium of Concurrent Forces in a Plane. 4. Resultant of Nonconcurrent Forces in a Plane. 5. Equilibrium of a Rigid Body. 6. Force Analysis of Structures and Machines. 7. Forces in Space. 8. Friction. 9. Center of Gravity, Centroids, and Moments of Inertia of Areas. 10. Internal Reactions; Stress for Axial Loads. 11. Strain for Axial Loads: Hooke's Law. 12. Shear Stresses and Strains; Torsion. 13. Shear Forces and Bending Moments in Beams. 14. Bending and Shearing Stresses in Beams. 15. Deflection of Beams Due to Bending. 16. Combined Stresses and Mohr's Circle. 17. Columns. 18. Bolted, Riveted, and Welded Structural Connections. Appendix. Answers to Even-Numbered Problems. more

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