Vector Mechanics for Engineers: Statics and Dynamics, New Media Version with Problem Supplement / Edition 6

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Since their publication nearly 40 years ago, Beer and Johnston's Vector Mechanics for Engineers books have set the standard for presenting statics and dynamics to beginning engineering students. The New Media Versions of these classic books combine the power of cutting-edge software and multimedia with Beer and Johnston's unsurpassed text coverage. The package is also enhanced by new problems supplements for both statics and dynamics. For more details about the new media and problems supplement package components, see the "New to this Edition" section below.low.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780072446135
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
  • Publication date: 1/1/1997
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 1280
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 10.40 (h) x 3.50 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Introduction
2 Statics of Particles
3 Rigid Bodies: Equivalent Systems of Forces
4 Equilibrium of Rigid Bodies
5 Distributed Forces: Centroids and Centers of Gravity
6 Analysis of Structures
7 Forces in Beams and Cables
8 Friction
9 Distributed Forces: Moments of Inertia
10 Method of Virtual Work
11 Kinematics of Particles
12 Kinetics of Particles: Newton's Second Law
13 Kinetics of Particles: Energy and Momentum Methods
14 Systems of Particles
15 Kinematics of Rigid Bodies
16 Plane Motion of Rigid Bodies: Forces and Accelerations
17 Plane Motion of Rigid Bodies: Energy and Momentum Methods
18 Kinetics of Rigid Bodies in Three Dimensions
19 Mechanical Vibrations
Index
Answers to Problems
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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 30, 2003

    Where are the solution manuels????

    5 stars for a great text, and all the stars in the midnight sky when they create a solutions manuel. Great text that offer clear examples, diagrams and a great understanding of statics and dynamics. Needs a solutions manuel so students can check their answers. I have spent hours to figure out a few challenging probelms and have no idea if have solved them correctly let alone followed a right path. If they are wrong....I wanna know WHY!! A key to learning is making mistakes and learning what one did wrong.

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