Provides a brief and thorough presentation of the theory and application of engineering mechanics. The material is supplemented by a multitude of examples to illustrate principles and imaginative, well-illustrated problems of varying degrees of difficulty. The book is dedicated to providing users’ problem-solving skills. Contains new “Photo-Realistic” figures (approximately 200) rendered in many 3D photo quality details to attract visual learners. Offers a wide range of problem types from a wide range of engineering disciplines, while highlighting practical, realistic situations in professional practice, some difficulty levels, and problems that include a computerized solution. A thorough presentation of the theory and applications of engineering mechanics includes some of these topics: Force Vectors; Balance of a particle; System results determine the balance of a bull’s body; Structural analysis; Internal forces; Friction; Focus and focus; Moments of inertia; and virtual work. For specialists in the fields of mechanical engineering, civil engineering, aviation technology and mechanical engineering.
March 29, 2009