Course Catalog

UGRD > ENGIN > 202

Statics (Mechanical Engineering)

A vector treatment of the equilibrium of particles and rigid bodies. Topics include: vector algebra, forces, moments, couples, equations of equilibrium, free-body diagrams, graphical techniques, constraints, structures and mechanisms, friction, centroids and moments of inertia, the method of virtual work. (Course offered in the fall only.)

Section Class Number Weekly Schedule Time Instructor Location