Cochise College

CATALOG 2015-16

EGR 210 Statics (3)

Prerequisite(s): MAT 231 and PHY 230.

A basic analysis of static mechanical systems for civil, as well as structural, and mechanical engineering students. Topics include vector algebra, equilibrium of particles and rigid bodies, forces, moments, couples, equivalent force systems, analysis of simple structures (trusses, beams, frames, cables, and simple machines), friction, and first and second moments of area (moment of inertia).

3 hours lecture.