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Mechanics of Materials For Dummies

Mechanics of Materials For Dummies (Paperback)

By Allen, James H.

Your ticket to excelling in mechanics of materials With roots in physics and mathematics, engineering mechanics is the basis of all the mechanical sciences: civil engineering, materials science and engineering, mechanical engineering, and aeronautical and aerospace engineering. T...racking a typical undergraduate course, Mechanics of Materials For Dummies gives you a thorough introduction to this foundational subject. You'll get clear, plain-English explanations of all the topics covered, including principles of equilibrium, geometric compatibility, and material behavior; stress and its relation to force and movement; strain and its relation to displacement; elasticity and plasticity; fatigue and fracture; failure modes; application to simple engineering structures, and more. * Tracks to a course that is a prerequisite for most engineering majors * Covers key mechanics concepts, summaries of useful equations, and helpful tips From geometric principles to solving complex equations, Mechanics of Materials For Dummies is an invaluable resource for engineering students!
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ISBN 9780470942734
Released AU 24 Jun 2011
Publisher John Wiley & Sons Inc
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9780470942734
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher John Wiley & Sons Inc
Imprint John Wiley & Sons Inc
Released 24 Jun 2011
Publication Country United States United States
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Allen, James H.
Category Mechanics Of Solids (Engineering / Materials)
Number of Pages 384
Dimensions Width: 189mm
Height: 233mm
Spine: 22mm
Dewey Code 620.11292
Weight 526g
Interest Age 14+ years
Reading Age 14+ years
Library of Congress Strength of materials, Materials - Mechanical properties
NBS Text Mechanical Engineering
ONIX Text Professional and scholarly