## Mechanics Syllabus Fall 2017

1. Introduction, Trig Review, units Chapter 1 Trig Formulas 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 1-4, 1-5, 1-6
2. Forces, Components, Parallelogram Rule 2.1 Sample Probs. 2.1, 2.2 2-1, 2-2, 2-3, 2-4
3. Rectangular Components of a Force 2.3 Sample Prob. 2.3 3-1, 3-2, 3-3, 3-4
4. Equilibrium of a Particle 2.3 Sample Probs. 2.4 - 2.6 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4
5. Moment of a Force 3.1 3.2 Sample Probs. 3.1, 3.3 5-1, 5-2, 5-3, 5-4
6. Review Study for Exam!!
7. Exam 1
8. Verignon’s Theorem 3.1 8-1, 8-2, 8-3, 8-4
9. Couples, Equivalent Force Systems 9-1, 9-2, 9-3, 9-4
10. Equivalent Systems, Resultants 3.3, 3.4 10-1, 10-2, 10-3, 10-4
11. Free Body Diagrams 4.1A, 4.1B FBD Handout 11-1, 11-2, 11-3, 11-4
12. Equilibrium of Rigid Bodies Sample Probs. 4.1 - 4.5 12-1, 12-2, 12-3, 12-4
13. More Equilibrium Problems 13-1, 13-2, 13-3, 13-4
14. More Equilibrium problems 14-1, 14-2, 14-3, 14-4
15. Special Cases - 2 and 3 Force Members 4.2 15-1, 15-2, 15-3, 15-4
16. Exam 2 Review Study for Exam!!
17. Hour Exam 2
18. Determination of Centroids by Composite Area 5.1 Sample Probs. 5.1 - 5.3 18-1, 18-2, 18-3, 18-4
19. Determination of Centroids by Integration 5.2A Sample Probs. 5.4, 5.5 19-1, 19-2, 19-3, 19-4
20. Centroid Worksheet Complete Worksheet 20-1, 20-2, 20-3, 20-4
21. Moment of Inertia 7.1 Sample Prob. 7.1 -7.3 21-1, 21-2, 21-3, 21-4
22. Parallel Axis Theorem, Composite Area Method 1 7.2 Sample Prob. 7.4, 7.5 22-1, 22-2, 22-3, 22-4
23. Composite Area Method 2 23-1, 23-2, 23-3, 23-4
24. Exam 3 Review Study for Exam!!
25. Hour Exam 3
26. Trusses - Method of Joints 6.1A, 6.1B Sample Prob. 6.1 26-1, 26-2, 26-3, 26-4