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# Syllabus for EGR 232.

## 002 Statics/Solid Mechanics

Fall Semester 2011 MWF 9:00-9:50 Room EGC 208 Instructor: Dr. Monika Bubacz, Assistant Professor Office: Phone: Email:
Department of Mechanical Engineering 105G School of Engineering 478-301-2565 (w) bubacz_m@mercer.edu

## Textbooks and Supplies:

Required: Statics and Mechanics of Materials, 3rd Edition, by R.C. Hibbeler, 2011.

Catalog Description:
Equilibrium of concurrent force systems. Stress, strain, and axial deformation. Hookes law. Rigidbody equilibrium. Stress and deformation in shafts and beams. Shear and bending moment diagrams. Column buckling.

Course Objectives:
Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to do the following: Prepare appropriate free body diagrams. Solve 2-D and 3-D particle and rigid body equilibrium problems. Solve problems involving moments, friction, static stresses and strains. Calculate axial deformation of a structure. Solve torsion shafts problems. Calculate beam deflections under various loading and support conditions. Calculate shear and bending moment stresses in beams, using shear and bending moment diagrams.

## Corequisites: MAT 192, PHY 161 Grading:

Homework Quizzes Tests (3) Final Exam 10% 15% 15% each 30%

Grading Scheme: Course grades will be assigned according to the following scheme:
Final average 91 100 81 90 71 80 61 70 < 61 Grade A B C D F

Supplemental Instruction: Supplemental Instruction (SI) will be offered for EGR 232 by the Academic Resource Center. There will be three SI sessions scheduled per week.
SI Instructor: Sessions:
Syllabus EGR 232

Nand Patel nand.v.patel@live.mercer.edu SU and M 8:00 - 9:10 PM, EGC 207; W 7:00 - 8:10 PM, EGC 220
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Class schedule:
Date 08/24 08/26 08/29 08/31 09/02 09/07 09/09 09/12 09/14 09/16 09/19 09/21 09/23 09/26 09/28 09/30 10/03 10/05 10/07 10/10 10/12 10/17 10/19 10/21 10/24 10/26 10/28 10/31 11/02 11/04 11/07 11/09 11/11 11/14 11/16 11/18 11/21 11/28 11/30 12/02 12/05 12/07 12/09 12/17 Topic
First class; Introduction Scalars, Vectors, Forces Cartesian Vectors in 2D Cartesian Vectors in 3D Force Along a Line, Dot Product Moment of a Force Cross Product Moment of a Couple Equivalent Force Systems, Resultants Equilibrium in 2D Equilibrium in 2D Problem Session Test 1 Equilibrium in 3D Friction Trusses, Method of Joints Trusses, Method of Sections Frames and Machines Centroid, Center of Gravity, Center of Mass Resultant of a Distributed Force Area Moment of Inertia Composite Areas Internal Loads in Structures Shear and Moment Diagrams Relations between Load, Shear and Moment Problem Session Test 2 (last day to drop) Normal and Shear Stress Allowable Stress, Connections Deformation and Strain Stress-Strain Behavior of Materials Axial Deformation Static Indeterminacy, Thermal Stress Torsional Stress Torsional Deformation Bending Stress in Beams Shear in Beams Problem Session Test 3 Beam Deflection by Integration Beam Deflection by Superposition Column Buckling Problem Session Final Exam 9:00-12:00

Source
Ch.1 Ch.1, 2.1-2.3 2.4 2.5-2.6 2.7-2.9 3.1-3.2 3.3-3.4 3.6 3.7-3.9 4.1-4.4 4.1-4.4

4.5-4.6 4.7 5.1-5.3 5.4 5.5 6.1-6.3 6.4 6.5-6.7 6.8 7.1 7.2 7.3

8.1-8.4 8.5-8.6 8.7-8.8 9.1-9.7 10.1-10.2 10.3-10.5 11.1-11.3 11.4-11.5 12.1-12.2 13.1-13.3

## Syllabus EGR 232

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Course Standards: