Professor David Martinez. ENGR 152: Statics Lecture #1. Introductions. Course Syllabus Student introductions: Name, Major, Hometown, Favorite Subject in HS, Why do you think engineers need to know statics?. WHAT IS MECHANICS?.
Professor David Martinez
ENGR 152: StaticsLecture #1
Statics: equilibrium of bodies, bodies at rest or moving with constant velocity
Dynamics: concerned with accelerated motion of bodies
WHAT MAY HAPPEN IF STATICS IS NOT APPLIED PROPERLY?
They should have taken a Statics course!!
MECHANICS, UNITS, NUMERICAL CALCULATIONS & GENERAL PROCEDURE FOR ANALYSIS (Sections 1.1-1.6)
Students will be able to:
a) Identify what is mechanics / statics.
b) Work with two types of units.
c) Round the final answer appropriately.
d) Apply problem solving strategies.
1. The subject of mechanics deals with what happens to a body when ______ is / are applied to it.
A) magnetic field B) heat C) forces
D) neutrons E) lasers
2. ________________ still remains the basis of most of today’s engineering sciences.
A) Newtonian MechanicsB) Relativistic Mechanics
C) Greek MechanicsC) Euclidean Mechanics
End of the Lecture
Let Learning Continue