Units: 1.5, Hours: 3-0-1
Forces, moments of forces, couples, resultants of force systems; distributed loads; hydrostatics; conditions of equilibrium and applications to particles and rigid bodies in two dimensions; analysis of statically determinate structures including beams, trusses and arches; bending moment and shear force diagrams; dry friction.
Note: Credit will be granted for only one of 141, MECH 141, 241, 245.
Formerly: MECH 141
Undergraduate course in Engineering offered by the Faculty of Engineering.