EDT 2103 Statics & Strength of Materials



Principles of statics, analysis of structures, and friction as applied to the incline plane and wedge. Simple direct and compound stresses, determination of structural sizes as a function of unit stress, and physical properties of the materials. Lecture 3 hours. Prerequisite: MATH 1613 or equivalent or concurrent enrollment.

Grading and Attendance Policy
Textbook Website
Assigned Problems
Web Page Problems

Engineering Paper
Problem 11.10 Excel file

Helpful Links
Bridge Designer
Statics/Mechanics E-courses
Shear and Moment Diagrams
Solving Simultaneous Equations with TI Calculators
TI 84+ Tutorial

Chapter 17 Problems
Problem 2 - Critical Load on Column

Chapter 13 Problems
Problem 2 - Shear/Moment Diagram
Problem 18/43 - Shear/Moment Diagram

Chapter 10 Problems
Problem 4 Long (130 MB) - Internal Reactions
Problem 20 - Stress of Bar
Problem 36 - Find diameter of bar

Chapter 9 Problems
Centroid and Moment of Inertia Calculator
Animation on Moment of Inertia and Polar Moment of Inertia
Problem 8 - Centroid (Simple)
Problem 12 - Centroid (Complex - Subtract area)
Problem 22 - Centroid of Angles and Plates
Problem 30 - Moment of Inertia (Simple)
Problem 36 - Moment of Inertia (Complex) - Large File 180 MB
Problem 58 - Moment of Inertia (S - Beams) - Large File 180 MB
Problem 68 - Polar Moment of Inertia

Chapter 6 Problems
Problem 2 - Method of Joints
Problem 4 - Method of Joints
Problem 26 - Zero Force Members
Problem 28 Short - Method of Sections
Problem 28 Long (83 MB)


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