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Applied Statics and Strength of Materials

ISBN-10: 0131946846
ISBN-13: 9780131946842
Edition: 5th 2009 (Revised)
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Description: Focusing on the fundamentals of material statics and strength, "Applied Statics and Strength of Materials, Fifth Edition" presents a non-Calculus-based, elementary, analytical, and practical approach, with rigorous, comprehensive example problems  More...

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List price: $217.00
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 2/28/2008
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 648
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.00" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 3.300
Language: English

Focusing on the fundamentals of material statics and strength, "Applied Statics and Strength of Materials, Fifth Edition" 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 trainees to practice the material. The goal of the book is to provide readers with the necessary mechanics background for more advanced and specialized areas of study in the many fields of engineering technology - for example, civil, mechanical, construction, architectural, industrial, and manufacturing. A comprehensive resource for engineers.

Introduction
Mechanics Overview
Applications of Statics
The Mathematics of Statics
Calculations and Numerical Accuracy
SI Units for Statics and Strength of Materials
Summary
Problems
Principles of Statics
Forces and the Effects of Forces
Characteristics of a Force
Units of a Force
Types and Occurrence of Forces
Scalar and Vector Quantities
The Principle of Transmissibility
Types of Force Systems
Orthogonal Concurrent Forces: Resultants and Components
Summary
Problems
Resultants of Coplanar Force Systems
Resultant of Two Concurrent Forces
Resultant of Three of More Concurrent Forces
Moment of a Force
The Principle of Moments: Varignon's Theorem
Resultants of Parallel Force Systems
Couples
Resultants of Nonconcurrent Force Systems
Summary
Problems
Equilibrium of Coplanar Force Systems
Introduction
Conditions of Equilibrium
The Free-Body Diagram
Equilibrium of Concurrent Force Systems
Equilibrium of Parallel Force Systems
Equilibrium of Nonconcurrent Force Systems
Summary
Problems
Analysis of Structures
Introduction
Trusses
Forces in Members of Trusses
The Method of Joints
The Method of Sections
Analysis of Frames
Summary
Problems
Friction
Introduction
Friction Theory
Angle of Friction
Friction Applications
Wedges
Belt Friction
Square-Threaded Screws
Summary
Problems
Centroids and Centers of Gravity
Introduction
Center of Gravity
Centroids and Centroidal Axes
Centroids and Centroidal Axes of Composite Areas
Summary
Problems
Area Moments of Inertia
Introduction and Definitions
Moment of Inertia
The Transfer Formula
Moment of Inertia of Composite Areas
Radius of Gyration
Polar Moments of Inertia
Summary
Problems
Stresses and Strains
Introduction
Tensile and Compressive Stresses
Shear Stresses
Tensile and Compressive Strain and Deformation
Shear Strain
The Relation between Stress and Strain (Hooke's Law)
Summary
Problems
Properties of Materials
The Tension Test
The Stress-Strain Diagram
Mechanical Properties of Materials
Engineering Materials: Metals
Engineering Materials: Nonmetals
Allowable Stresses and Calculated Stresses
Factor of Safety
Elastic-Inelastic Behavior
Summary
Problems
Stress Considerations
Poisson's Ratio
Thermal Effects
Members Composed of Two or more Elements
Stress Concentration
Stresses on Inclined Planes
Shear Stresses on Mutually Perpendicular Planes
Tension and Compression Caused By Shear
Summary
Problems
Torsion in Circular Sections
Introduction
Members in Torsion
Torsional Shear Stress
Angle of Twist
Transmission of Power by a Shaft
Summary
Problems
Shear and Bending Moment in Beams
Types of Beams and Supports
Types of Loads on Beams
Beam Reactions
Shear Force and Bending Moment
Shear Diagrams
Moment Diagrams
Sections of Maximum Moment

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