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Statics

Course Number: 12-212

Introduction to vector mechanics; equivalent systems of forces; equilibrium of rigid bodies; free body diagram; distributed forces, hydrostatic forces, effective forces, centroids; applications to simple statically determinate trusses, beams, frames, cables and other physical systems; friction.

Semester(s): Fall
Units: 9

Textbook(s):

Textbook information can be found at the CMU Bookstore