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Statics and Dynamics with Background Mathematics

Statics and Dynamics with Background Mathematics

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  • Date Published: June 2003
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521520874

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  • This book covers statics and dynamics to provide the student with everything needed to complete typical first-year undergraduate courses. Although students often find it difficult to visualize problems and grasp the mathematics, Adrian Roberts' approach tackles concepts with many examples, exercises and helpful diagrams. A key section on background mathematics allows students to review the prerequisite mathematics needed to progress through both topics.

    • Combines statics and dynamics in one book
    • Includes a useful section on background mathematics
    • Comprehensive single volume textbook for undergraduate students
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    • Date Published: June 2003
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521520874
    • length: 384 pages
    • dimensions: 248 x 175 x 19 mm
    • weight: 0.779kg
    • contains: 482 b/w illus.
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Preface
    Part I. Statics:
    1. Forces
    2. Moments
    3. Centre of gravity
    4. Distributed forces
    5. Trusses
    6. Beams
    7. Friction
    8. Non-coplanar forces and couples
    9. Virtual work
    Part II. Dynamics:
    10. Kinematics of a point
    11. Kinetics of a particle
    12. Plane motion of a rigid body
    13. Impulse and momentum
    14. Work, power and energy
    Part III. Problems:
    15. Statics
    16. Dynamics
    Part IV. Background Mathematics:
    17. Algebra
    18. Trigonometry
    19. Calculus
    20. Co-ordinate geometry
    21. Vector algebra
    22. Two more topics.

  • Instructors have used or reviewed this title for the following courses

    • Applied Engineering Statics
    • Statics
    • Statics and Dynamics
  • Author

    A. P. Roberts, Queen's University Belfast
    Now retired, Dr Adrian Roberts spent 25 years as a full Professor in the Faculty of Engineering at Queen's University, Belfast, including four years as Dean of the Faculty.

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