Vector Mechanics for Engineers: Statics

Vector Mechanics for Engineers: StaticsA first course in mechanics should develop a student’s ability to analyze and solve problems using well-understood basic principles applied in a simple logical manner. The emphasis of this text focuses on the correct understanding of the principles of mechanics and on their application to the solution of engineering problems. In order to achieve the goal of being able to analyze mechanics problems, the text employs the following pedagogical strat…

Vector Mechanics for Engineers: Statics (SI units)

Vector Mechanics for Engineers: Statics (SI units)A first course in mechanics should develop a student’s ability to analyze and solve problems using well-understood basic principles applied in a simple logical manner. The emphasis of this text focuses on the correct understanding of the principles of mechanics and on their application to the solution of engineering problems. In order to achieve the goal of being able to analyze mechanics problems, the text employs the following pedagogical strat…