Mechanics Syllabus Fall 2018

Lesson Read Study Homework

1. Introduction, Trig Review, units

Chapter 1 Trig Formulas 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 1-4, 1-5

2. Forces, Components, Parallelogram Rule

2.1 Examples 2.1, 2.2 2-1, 2-2, 2-3, 2-4, 2-5, 2-6

3. Rectangular Components of a Force

2.2 Example 2.3 3-1, 3-2, 3-3, 3-4, 3-5, 3-6

4. Equilibrium of a Particle

2.3 Examples 2.4 - 2.6 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4

5. Multi-Particle Equilibrium

5-1, 5-2, 5-3, 5-4

6. Moment of a Force

3.1 3.2 Examples 3.1, 3.3 6-1, 6-2, 6-3, 6-4, 6-5

7. Review

Study for Exam

8. Exam 1

9. Verignon’s Theorem

3.1 9-1, 9-2, 9-3, 9-4

10. Couples, Equivalent Force Systems

3.3 10-1, 10-2, 10-3, 10-4

11. Free Body Diagrams

4.1A, 4.1B FBD Handout 11-1, 11-2, 11-3

12. Equilibrium of Rigid Bodies

Examples 4.1 - 4.5 12-1, 12-2, 12-3, 12-4, 12-5

13. More Equilibrium Problems

13-1, 13-2, 13-3, 13-4

14. More Equilibrium problems

14-1, 14-2, 14-3, 14-4, 14-5

15. Special Cases - 2 and 3 Force Members

4.2 15-1, 15-2, 15-3, 15-4

16. Equivalent Systems, Resultants

3.4 Example 3.7 16-1, 16-2, 16-3, 16-4, 16-5

17. Exam 2 Review

Study for Exam

18. Hour Exam 2

19. Determination of Centroids by Composite Area

5.1 Examples 5.1 - 5.3 19-1, 19-2, 19-3, 19-4, 19-5, 19-6

20. Determination of Centroids by Integration

5.2A Examples 5.4, 5.5 20-1, 20-2, 20-3, 20-4

21. Centroid Worksheet

Complete Worksheet 21-1, 21-2, 21-3, 21-4

22. Moment of Inertia

7.1 Example 7.1 -7.3 22-1, 22-2, 22-3, 22-4

23. Parallel Axis Theorem, Composite Area Method 1

7.2 Example 7.4, 7.5 23-1, 23-2, 23-3, 23-4

24. Composite Area Method 2

24-1, 24-2, 24-3, 24-4

25. Exam 3 Review

Study for Exam

26. Hour Exam 3

27. Trusses - Method of Joints

6.1A, 6.1B Example 6.1 27-1, 27-2, 27-3

28. Joints - Special Loading Conditions

6.1C 28-1, 28-2

29. Method of Sections

6.2A Example 6.2, 6.3 29-1, 29-2, 29-3

30. Distributed Loads

5.3 Example 5.9 30-1, 30-2, 30-3

31. Frames and Machines 1

6.3 ,6.4 Examples 6.4 - 6.6 31-1, 31-2, 31-3, 31-4, 31-5

32. Frames and Machines 2

Example 6.7 32-1, 32-2, 32-3, 32-4, 32-5

33. Frames and Machines 3

33-1, 33-2, 33-3, 33-4, 33-5, 33-6

34. Exam 4 Review

Study for Exam

35. Hour Exam 4

36. Internal Forces

12.1 Example 12.1 36-1, 36-2, 36-3, 36-4

37. Shear and Bending Moments Diagrams

Example 12.2 37-1, 37-2, 37-3, 37-4

38. Relationships Between Shear and Bending Moment

12.2 38-1, 38-2

39. V & M Diagrams Concentrated Loads & Moments

Example 12.6 39-1, 39-2, 39-3, 39-4

40. V & M Diagrams Uniformly Distributed Loads

Examples 12.3 -12.5 40-1, 40-2, 40-3, 40-4

41. Concentrated Moments, Review

Study for Exam

41-1, 41-2, 41-3, 41-4