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Engineering Mechanics - Statics

Course Number: CET 220
Credits: 5
Hours per Quarter: 50

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Fundamental principles of the mechanics of rigid bodies will be explored. Topics include forces in a plane, forces in space, statics of rigid bodies, rigid bodies in three dimensions, centroids, friction and Moments of Inertia. Prerequisite: OCSUP 108, MATH 142 or 151 or instructor permission. Student may not earn credit for both CET 220 and ENGR& 214.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes
A. Understanding of rigid body vectors.
B. Understanding of 2-D and 3-D vectors.
C. Understanding of two-force and three-force members.
D. Knowledge of coplanar and concurrent vectors.
E. Ability to solve problems involving friction.
F. Ability to calculate centers of gravity.
G. Ability to solve truss problems.
H. Ability to determine reactions and moments.


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
CET 220
Fall 2012
0415
Ronald Rooks
CET 220
Fall 2011
0423
Ronald Rooks
CET 220
Fall 2010
0423
Maury Fortney, ME, P.E.
CET 220
Fall 2009
0423
Maury Fortney, ME, P.E.
CET 220
Fall 2008
0425
Maury Fortney, ME, P.E.
CET 220
Fall 2004
0425
Maury Fortney, P.E.
CET 220
Fall 2003
0425
Maury Fortney, P.E.


Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini 
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini
 
 
 
 
 
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*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)