Statics Edition | |

General Principles | |

Mechanics | |

Fundamental Concepts | |

Units of Measurement | |

The International System of Units | |

Numerical Calculations | |

Force Vectors | |

Scalars and Vectors | |

Vector Operations | |

Vector Addition of Forces | |

Addition of a System of Coplanar Forces | |

Cartesian Vectors | |

Addition and Subtraction of Cartesian Vectors | |

Position Vectors | |

Force Vector Directed Along a Line | |

Dot Product | |

Equilibrium of a Particle | |

Condition for the Equilibrium of a Particle | |

The Free-Body Diagram | |

Coplanar Force Systems | |

Three-Dimensional Force Systems | |

Force System Resultants | |

Moment of a Force-Scalar Formation | |

Cross Product | |

Moment of a Force-Vector Formulation | |

Principle of Moments | |

Moment of a Force About a Specified Axis | |

Moment of a Couple | |

Equivalent System | |

Resultants of a Force and Couple System | |

Further Reduction of a Force and Couple System | |

Reduction of a Simple Distributed Loading | |

Equilibrium of a Rigid Body | |

Conditions for Rigid-Body Equilibrium | |

Equilibrium in Two Dimensions | |

Free-Body Diagrams | |

Equations of Equilibrium | |

Two- and Three-Force Members | |

Equilibrium in Three Dimensions | |

Free-Body Diagrams | |

Equations of Equilibrium | |

Constraints for a Rigid Body | |

Structural Analysis | |

Simple Trusses | |

The Method of Joints | |

Zero-Force Members | |

The Method of Sections | |

Space Trusses | |

Frames and Machines | |

Internal Forces | |

Internal Forces Developed in Structural Members | |

Shear and Moment Equations and Diagrams | |

Relations Between Distributed Load, Shear, and Moment | |

Cables | |

Friction | |

Characteristics of Dry Friction | |

Problems Involving Dry Friction | |

Wedges | |

Frictional Forces on Screws | |

Frictional Forces on Flat Belts | |

Frictional Forces on Collar Bearings, Pivot Bearings, and Disks | |

Frictional Forces on Journal Bearings | |

Rolling Resistance | |

Center of Gravity and Centroid | |

Center of Gravity and Center of Mass for a System of Particles | |

Center of Gravity, Center of Mass, and Centroid for a Body | |

Composite Bodies | |

Theorems of Pappus and Guldinus | |

Resultant of a General Distributed Force System | |

Fluid Pressure | |

Moments of Inertia | |

Definitions of Moments of Inertia for Areas | |

Parallel-Axis Theorem for an Area | |

Radius of Gyration of an Area | |

Moments of Inertia for an Area by Integration | |

Moments of Inertia for Composite Areas | |

Product of Inertia for an Area | |

Moments of Inertia for an Area About Inclined Axes | |

Mohr's Circle for Moments of Inertia | |

Mass Moment of Inertia | |

Virtual Work | |

Definition of Work and Virtual Work | |

Principle of Virtual Work for a Particle and a Rigid Body | |

Principle of Virtual Work for a System of Connected Rigid Bodies | |

Conservative Forces | |

Potential Energy | |

Potential Energy Criterion for Equilibrium | |

Stability of Equilibrium | |

Appendixes | |

Mathematical Expressions | |

Numerical and Computer Analysis | |

Answers | |

Index | |

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