University of Pittsburgh BradfordAcademics
STATICS AND MECHANICS OF MATERIALS 1
 

Subject: ENGR

Course Number : 0135

Course Title:  STATICS AND MECHANICS OF MATERIALS 1

Course Description:

First of a two-course sequence covering statics and strength of materials. Topics covered include: concurrent force systems, equilibrium, axial loading, stress, strain, deformation, moments, equivalent systems, centroids, centers of mass and distributed loads, free-body diagrams, equilibrium of rigid and deformable bodies, plane trusses, frames and machines, equilibrium in 3D, and torsion and friction. Computers are used for problem solving.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: None       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite:  ENGR 0012 and PHYS 0202

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