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EGR - Engineering

EGR 240

SOLID MECHANICS (STATICS)

(3 CR.)

Prerequisites: EGR 120, MTH 173 and PHY 231. Covers basic concepts of mechanics, systems of forces and couples, equilibrium of particles and rigid bodies, and internal forces and analysis of structures. Also includes trusses, frames, machines and beams, distributed forces, friction, centroids and moments of inertia. Lecture 3 hours per week.

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