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Engineering Mechanics: Statics

by Libby (Elizabeth) Osgood, Gayla Cameron, Emma Christensen

Engineering Mechanics: Statics

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Book Description

Introduction to engineering mechanics: statics, for those who love to learn. Concepts include: particles and rigid body equilibrium equations, distributed loads, shear and moment diagrams, trusses, method of joints and sections, & inertia.

This is the first of two courses to describe how objects move and the forces that cause motion. This combines math and physics fundamentals with real-world application. A structured problem-solving process is included, and by the end of the book, you should be able to recognize and describe motion all around you in your everyday life.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-SA). You can download Engineering Mechanics: Statics ebook for free in PDF format (38.0 MB).

Table of Contents

Chapter 1
Fundamental Concepts
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Rigid Body Basics
Chapter 4
Rigid Bodies
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Internal Forces
Chapter 7

Book Details

Engineering Mechanics: Statics
Science and Mathematics
Robertson Library
PDF Size
38.0 MB

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