Courses & Programs

Mechanics I - Statics

COURSE CODE: EGR 221

CREDITS: 3

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisites: MTH 114 and PHS 111 previously or concurrently

A vector treatment of the equilibrium of particles and rigid bodies. Topics to be included are vector algebra, forces, moments, couples, equations of equilibrium, free body diagrams, graphical techniques, constraints, structures and mechanisms, friction, centroids and moments of inertia, and method of virtual work. Prerequisites: MTH 114 and PHS 111 previously or concurrently