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Mechanics 101 [Kindle Edition]

WAGmob
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Book Description

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WAGmob brings you Simple 'n Easy, on-the-go learning book for "Mechanics".

The book provides:

Snack sized chapters for easy learning.

This book provides a quick summary of essential concepts in Mechanics by following snack sized chapters:


Introduction:

• Introduction to Mechanics
• Mechanics of Rigid Bodies
• Mechanics of Deformable Bodies (Strength of Materials)
• Hooke’s Law of Elasticity
• Young’s Modulus
• Calculation of Young Modulus
• Mechanics of Fluids
• Mechanics in Engineering
• Importance of Mechanics


Fundamental Definitions:

• Fundamental Quantities used in the field of Mechanics
• Newton’s Mechanics
• Units of Measurement


Resolution of Forces:

• Resolution of Forces
• Method of Resolution
• Equilibrium
• Types of Equilibrium
• Conditions of Equilibrium
• Lami’s Theorem
• Free Body Diagram


Force Laws:

• Resultant of Concurrent Forces
• Method of Finding Resultant
• Triangle Law of Forces
• Parallelogram Law of Addition of Forces
• Polygon Law of Forces


Moment and Couple:

• Moment
• Graphical Representation of Moment
• Types of Moment
• Varignon’s Principle of Moment (Law of Moment)
• Couple
• Physical Significance of Couple
• Characteristics of a Couple
• Moment of a Couple
• Types of Couple
• Problem on Moment of a Force


Truss:

• Truss
• Plane Truss
• Types of Plane Truss
• Space Truss
• Determination of Forces in Simple Truss Member
• Methods of Solving Truss
• Method of Joints
• Problem based on Method of Joints
• Method of Section
• Problem based on Method of Section



Friction I:

• Friction
• Laws of Friction
• Laws of Static Friction
• Laws of Kinetic or Dynamic Friction
• Important Terms
• Equilibrium of a Body lying on a Rough Horizontal Plane


Friction II:

• Equilibrium of Body lying on a Rough Inclined Plane
• Ladder Friction
• Applications of Friction


Center of Gravity and Centroid:

• Center of Mass
• Center of Gravity
• Determining the Center of Gravity
• Centroid
• Procedure to Locate Centroid
• Numerical Problem Based on Centroid


Moment of Inertia:

• Moment of Inertia
• Moment of Inertia of Some Standard Laminas about Centroidal Axis
• Perpendicular Axis Theorem
• Parallel Axis Theorem


Beams:

• Beams
• Types of Beam
• Simply Supported Beam
• Cantilever Beam
• Overhanging Beam
• Fixed Beam
• Continuous Beam
• Types of Supports for Beams
• Types of Loads


Shear Force and Bending Moment:

• Shear Force
• Sign Convention for Shear Force
• Bending Moment
• Sign Convention for Bending Moment
• Point of Contra-flexure


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Product Details

  • File Size: 2581 KB
  • Print Length: 175 pages
  • Publisher: WAGmob; 1.5 edition (July 28, 2013)
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00CMDA0DK
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3.0 out of 5 stars Mechanics 101 [Kindle Edition] by WAGmob July 6, 2014
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I am going back and studying my Math and Engineering Sciences and this free offering from WAGmob, "Mechanics 101" [Kindle Edition] is a nice little offering of the study of mechanics and basic laws governing the physics. If you want to review the concepts, this little read will remind you of the subject matter you will need to plow through to find a good understand of the field of study.
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3.0 out of 5 stars Mechanics 101 May 27, 2014
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Very basic. OK if you just need a fast explanation. Simple math explanations are used. OK for quick reference without the long text book math and text.
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1.0 out of 5 stars Just Bullets is all... April 1, 2014
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This was a total waste of ninety-nine pennies because all it is is a bunch of bullets that point out the laws governing the physics of how things work as far as the mechanical properties go, but it doesn't really elaborate or go into detail and explain the theory...
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1.0 out of 5 stars internal hyperlinks do not functio July 29, 2014
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the first sections left me with the impress "nice little quick refresher" eBook... first impression is not my last... having to page manually from table of contents... who has the time?
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4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars August 28, 2014
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informative
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