EGR 211 Engineering Statics
Prerequisite: MAT 256
Recommended co-requisites: PHY 221 and MAT 268
Fundamentals of statics and introduction to particle dynamics. Vector methods are used. Topics include resolution and composition of forces, equilibrium of force systems, analysis of forces on structures and machines, centroids, friction forces and moving belts, moments of inertia and mass moments of inertia for geometric shapes. Usually offered in the fall semester.