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EGN8. Engineering Statics (3)
Prerequisite: PHY4A, MAT3B Lec 3 Hrs Lecture: Monday/Wednesday/Friday 10:00 – 10:50AM, N8 Semesters offered: Fall 2014 Instructor: Dr. Melissa Hornstein SI: SI hours: Syllabus 
Textbook: 
A first course in engineering mechanics: properties of forces, moments, couples and resultants; two and threedimensional force systems acting on engineering structures in equilibrium; analysis of trusses, and beams; distributed forces, shear and bending moment diagrams, center of gravity, centroids, friction, and area and mass moments of inertia. Optional additional topics include fluid statics, cables, Mohr's circle and virtual work. 
Week  Date  Class material*  Homework**  
1  Monday, August 19, 2013  Review of syllabus Chapter 1: Introduction to Statics



Wednesday, August 21, 2013  Chapter 2: Force Systems



Friday, August 23, 2013  Chapter 2: Force Systems Section A: TwoDimensional Force Systems



2  Monday, August 26, 2013  Chapter 2: Force Systems Section A: TwoDimensional Force Systems


Wednesday, August 28, 2013  Chapter 2: Force Systems Section A: TwoDimensional Force Systems


Friday, August 30, 2013  Quiz Chapter 2: Force Systems Section A: TwoDimensional Force Systems


3  Monday, September 2, 2013  No class  Labor Day  
Wednesday, September 4, 2013  Chapter 2: Force Systems Section A: TwoDimensional Force Systems


Friday, September 6, 2013  Quiz Chapter 2: Force Systems Section A: TwoDimensional Force Systems



4  Monday, September 9, 2013  Chapter 2: Force Systems Section A: TwoDimensional Force Systems



Wednesday, September 11, 2013  Chapter 2: Force Systems Section A: TwoDimensional Force Systems


Friday, September 13, 2013  Quiz  
5  Monday, September 16, 2013  Chapter 2: Force Systems Section A: TwoDimensional Force Systems



Wednesday, September 18, 2013  Chapter 2: Force Systems Section A: TwoDimensional Force Systems


Friday, September 20, 2013  Quiz  
6  Monday, September 23, 2013  Chapter 3: Equilibrium Section A: Equilibrium in Two Dimensions


Wednesday, September 25, 2013  Chapter 3: Equilibrium Section A: Equilibrium in Two Dimensions


Friday, September 27, 2013  Quiz  
7  Monday, September 30, 2013  Chapter 3: Equilibrium Section A: Equilibrium in Two Dimensions


Wednesday, October 2, 2013  Chapter 3: Equilibrium Section A: Equilibrium in Two Dimensions


Friday, October 4, 2013  Quiz  
8  Monday, October 7, 2013  Chapter 3: Equilibrium Section A: Equilibrium in Two Dimensions


Wednesday, October 9, 2013  Chapter 3: Equilibrium Section B: Equilibrium in Three Dimensions


Friday, October 11, 2013  Chapter 3: Equilibrium Section B: Equilibrium in Three Dimensions


9  Monday, October 14, 2013  Chapter 3: Equilibrium Section B: Equilibrium in Three Dimensions


Wednesday, October 16, 2013  Chapter 3: Equilibrium Section B: Equilibrium in Three Dimensions


Friday, October 18, 2013  Quiz  
10  Monday, October 21, 2013  Chapter 4: Structures


Wednesday, October 23, 2013  Chapter 4: Structures


Friday, October 25, 2013  Class cancelled  Engineering Liaison Council meeting Take home quiz due Monday 

11  Monday, October 28, 2013  Chapter 4: Structures


Wednesday, October 30, 2013  Chapter 4 :Structures


Friday, November 1, 2013  Quiz  
12  Monday, November 4, 2013  Chapter 4 :Structures


Wednesday, November 6, 2013  Chapter 4 :Structures


Friday, November 8, 2013  Quiz  
13  Monday, November 11, 2013  No class  Veteran's Day  
Wednesday, November 13, 2013  Chapter 4 :Structures


Friday, November 15, 2013  Chapter 4 :Structures


14  Monday, November 18, 2013  Chapter 4 :Structures


Wednesday, November 20, 2013  Chapter 4 :Structures


Friday, November 22, 2013  Quiz  
15  Monday, November 25, 2013  No class  
Wednesday, November 27, 2013  Chapter 4 :Structures


Friday, November 29, 2013  No class  Day after Thanksgiving  
16  Monday, December 2, 2013  Chapter 5: Distributed Forces


Wednesday, December 4, 2013  Chapter 5: Distributed Forces


Friday, December 6, 2013  Chapter 5: Distributed Forces


17  Monday, December 9, 2013  Chapter 6: Friction


Wednesday, December 11, 2013  Chapter 6: Friction


Friday, December 13, 2013  Final exam: 811am, MER11  
18  Monday, December 16, 2013  No class  Final exam week  
Wednesday, December 18, 2013  No class  Final exam week 
**Homework will be assigned on the date of the lecture.