Goals and objectives  Course Outcomes  

1.  Students should be able to draw the free body diagram (FBD) for solving the statics condition 
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2.  Students should be able to apply the moment of a force in selected system 
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3.  Students should be able to evaluate the equilibrium condition in selected system and application 
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Class schedule  HW assignments (Including preparation and review of the class.)  Amount of Time Required  

1.  Force Vectors  Scalar and vectors  Vector operations  Addition of a system of coplanar forces  Cartesian vectors  Position vectors  Dot product 
Review the lecture  100分 
Class preparation  100分  
2.  Force Vectors  Scalar and vectors  Vector operations  Addition of a system of coplanar forces  Cartesian vectors  Position vectors  Dot product 
Review the lecture  100分 
Class preparation  100分  
3.  Equilibrium of a Particles  Condition for the equilibrium of a particle  The FreeBody Diagram (FBD)  Coplanar force system  Threedimensional force system 
Review the lecture  100分 
Class preparation  100分  
4.  Equilibrium of a Particles  Condition for the equilibrium of a particle  The FreeBody Diagram (FBD)  Coplanar force system  Threedimensional force system 
Review the lecture  100分 
Class preparation  100分  
5.  Force System Resultants  Moment of a force: scalar and vector formulation  Cross product  Principle of moments  Moment of a force about specified axis  Moment of a couple  Simplication of a forces and couple system 
Review the lecture  100分 
Class preparation  100分  
6.  Force System Resultants  Moment of a force: scalar and vector formulation  Cross product  Principle of moments  Moment of a force about specified axis  Moment of a couple  Simplication of a forces and couple system 
Review the lecture  100分 
Class preparation  100分  
7.  Midterm exam and discussion of solutions  Preparation for midterm exam  150分 
8.  Equilibrium of a Rigid Body  Conditions for rigidbody equilibrium  FreeBody Diagrams (FBD)  Equations of equilibrium  Two and three force members  Constraint and statical determinacy 
Review the lecture  100分 
Class preparation  100分  
9.  Equilibrium of a Rigid Body  Conditions for rigidbody equilibrium  FreeBody Diagrams (FBD)  Equations of equilibrium  Two and three force members  Constraint and statical determinacy 
Review the lecture  100分 
Class preparation  100分  
10.  Structural Analysis  Simple trusses  The method of joints  Zero force members  The method of sections  Space trusses  Frames and machines 
Review the lecture  100分 
Class preparation  100分  
11.  Structural Analysis  Simple trusses  The method of joints  Zero force members  The method of sections  Space trusses  Frames and machines 
Review the lecture  100分 
Class preparation  100分  
12.  Internal Forces  Internal loading developed in structural members  Shear and moment equations and diagrams 
Review the lecture  100分 
Class preparation  100分  
13.  Center of Gravity and Centroid  Center of gravity, center of mass, and the centroid of a body  Composite bodies 
Review the lecture  100分 
Class preparation  100分  
14.  Final exam and discussion of solutions  Preparation for final exam  150分 
Total.      2700分 
Midterm, Assignment etc.  Final Exam  Total.  

1.  10%  20%  30% 
2.  20%  20%  40% 
3.  10%  20%  30% 
Total.  40%  60%   
Work experience  Work experience and relevance to the course content if applicable 

N/A  N/A 