Course Information

ME2213 Statics

Credits: 3.00

The course covers three-dimensional vector treatment of the static equilibrium of particles and rigid bodies. Topics: Equivalent force and couple systems. Distributed force systems. Static analysis of trusses, frames and machines. Friction, impending motion. Methods of virtual work.

Prerequisite: PH 1013 and MA 1024. Co-requisite: ME 2211.