EGR 140 Engineering Mechanics – Statics

Introduces mechanics of vector forces and space, scalar mass and time, including S.I. and U.S. customary units. Teaches equilibrium, free-body diagrams, moments, couples, distributed forces, centroids, moments of inertia analysis of two- force and multi-force members and friction and internal forces. Prerequisite: MTH 174. Lecture 3 hours per week. Generally offered fall.