Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-623-117 060643 Statics
Outline of Instruction
|10-623-117 STATICS ...essential elements of statics. Includes vector mechanics, coplanar and non-coplanar force systems, resultants, distributed loads, free-body diagrams, equilibrium conditions, trusses and frames, joints-method of sections, and force of inertia.|
Prior Learning Assessments
Understand, express, and manipulate the concepts of forces and moments in two- and three- dimensions.
Construct free-body diagrams of complete structures and their individual components.
Apply static equilibrium to particles in two- and three- dimensions.
Apply static equilibrium to rigid bodies in two dimensions.
Apply the concepts of dry friction to bodies in static equilibrium.
Analyze the internal forces within a rigid body in static equilibrium.
Determine Centroids and Centers of Gravity
Moments of inertia of area, Parallel-Axis theorem and transformation of moments of inertia
Understand Mohr’s circle for moments of inertia
Determine mass moments of inertia.
Apply principle of virtual work, mechanical efficiency, potential energy & equilibrium and stability of equilibrium