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For speedy access to the formulas you'll need during the exam, use the Quick Reference for the Mechanical Engineering PE Exam. This material, drawn from the Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual, is organized by topic and indexed for rapid retrieval.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781888577808
  • Publisher: Professional Publications, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 5/2/2002
  • Series: Engineering Review Series
  • Edition description: Fourth Edition
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 122
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

How to Use This Book v
Codes Referenced in This Book vi
For Instant Recall 1
Fundamental and Physical Constants 1
Temperature Conversions 1
SI Prefixes 1
Engineering Conversions 2
Mensuration 4
Mathematics: Background and Support 7
MERM Chapter 3 Algebra 7
MERM Chapter 4 Linear Algebra 7
MERM Chapter 5 Vectors 7
MERM Chapter 6 Trigonometry 8
MERM Chapter 7 Analytic Geometry 10
MERM Chapter 11 Probability and Statistical Analysis of Data 11
MERM Chapter 12 Numbering Systems 13
MERM Chapter 13 Numerical Analysis 13
Fluids 15
MERM Chapter 14 Fluid Properties 15
MERM Chapter 15 Fluid Statics 15
MERM Chapter 16 Fluid Flow Parameters 17
MERM Chapter 17 Fluid Dynamics 18
MERM Chapter 18 Hydraulic Machines 20
MERM Chapter 19 Fluid Power 22
MERM Chapter 20 Fans and Ductwork 23
Thermodynamics 29
MERM Chapter 21 Inorganic Chemistry 29
MERM Chapter 22 Fuels and Combustion 29
MERM Chapter 23 Energy, Work, and Power 31
MERM Chapter 24 Thermodynamic Properties of Substances 31
MERM Chapter 25 Changes in Thermodynamic Properties 34
MERM Chapter 26 Compressible Fluid Dynamics 38
Power Cycles: Thermal/Fluid Depth 43
MERM Chapter 27 Vapor Power Equipment 43
MERM Chapter 28 Vapor Power Cycles 45
MERM Chapter 29 Combustion Power Cycles 48
MERM Chapter 31 Advanced and Alternative Power-Generating Systems 51
MERM Chapter 32 Gas Compression Cycles 51
MERM Chapter 33 Refrigeration Cycles 53
Heat Transfer: Thermal/Fluid Depth 55
MERM Chapter 34 Fundamental Heat Transfer 55
MERM Chapter 35 Natural Convection, Evaporation, and Condensation 58
MERM Chapter 36 Forced Convection and Heat Exchangers 61
MERM Chapter 37 Radiation and Combined Heat Transfer 65
HVAC: HVAC Depth 67
MERM Chapter 38 Psychrometrics 67
MERM Chapter 39 Ventilation 70
MERM Chapter 40 Heating Load 70
MERM Chapter 41 Cooling Load 71
Statics: Machine Design Depth 73
MERM Chapter 43 Determinate Statics 73
MERM Chapter 44 Indeterminate Statics 75
Materials: Machine Design Depth 77
MERM Chapter 46 Material Properties and Testing 77
MERM Chapter 48 Properties of Areas 78
MERM Chapter 49 Strength of Materials 80
MERM Chapter 50 Failure Theories 81
Machine Design: Machine Design Depth 85
MERM Chapter 51 Basic Machine Design 85
MERM Chapter 52 Advanced Machine Design 88
MERM Chapter 53 Pressure Vessels 93
Dynamics and Vibrations: Machine Design Depth 95
MERM Chapter 54 Properties of Solid Bodies 95
MERM Chapter 55 Kinematics 97
MERM Chapter 56 Kinetics 99
MERM Chapter 57 Mechanisms and Power Transmission Systems 101
MERM Chapter 58 Vibrating Systems 103
Plant Engineering: Background and Support 107
MERM Chapter 63 Manufacturing Processes 107
MERM Chapter 64 Materials Handling and Processing 108
MERM Chapter 68 Illumination and Sound 109
Economics 111
MERM Chapter 69 Engineering Economic Analysis 111
Index 115
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