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#### 100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

#### Approx. 10 hours to complete

Suggested: 5 weeks of material; 5 to 7 hours per week work for students...

#### English

Subtitles: English

### Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
3 hours to complete

## Forces and Particle Equilibrium

In this section, students will learn the definition of a force and how to represent a force as a vector in two (2D) and three (3D) dimensions. Students will learn the concept of particle equilibrium and equilibrium of systems of particles. Concepts will be reinforced with example problems....
7 videos (Total 52 min), 14 readings, 1 quiz
7 videos
Module 2: Definition of a Force4m
Module 3: Force Representation in 2D and Resultants8m
Module 4: Force Representation in 3D8m
Module 5: Particle Equilibrium4m
Module 6: Systems of Particles Equilibrium11m
Module 7: Solve a Particle Equilibrium Problem6m
Syllabus10m
Consent Form10m
Module Materials: Force Representations in 2D and Resultants10m
Module Materials: Force Representation in 3D10m
Practice Problems10m
Get More from Georgia Tech10m
Solution to Quiz10m
1 practice exercise
Forces and Particle Equilibrium6m
Week
2
2 hours to complete

## Define and Calculate Moments

In this section, students will learn the definition of a moment. Students will calculate the moment of a force about a point, line or axis, and moment due to a couple. ...
5 videos (Total 41 min), 10 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
Module 9: Solve a 2D Moment Problem9m
Module 10: Solve a 3D Moment Problem4m
Module 11: Moment About a Line/Axis9m
Module 12: Moment Due to a Couple9m
Module Materials: Solve a 3D Moment Problem10m
Module Materials: Moment Due to a Couple10m
Practice Problems10m
Solution to Quiz 210m
1 practice exercise
Define and Calculate Moments6m
Week
3
2 hours to complete

## Equilibrium and Equivalence of Force Systems

In this section, students will learn the equilibrium equations in two (2D) and three (3D) dimensions. Students will solve equivalent system problems. System force results will be defined and calculated....
6 videos (Total 46 min), 8 readings, 1 quiz
6 videos
Module 14: Conditions for Equivalent Equations9m
Module 15: Solve an Equivalent Systems Problem10m
Module 16: Single Force Resultants-Coplanar System5m
Module 17: Single Force Resultants-Parallel Force Systems7m
Module 18: Distributed Force Systems9m
Practice Problems10m
Solution to Quiz 310m
1 practice exercise
Equilibrium and Equivalence of Force Systems6m
Week
4
2 hours to complete

## Free Body Diagrams and Equilibrium Analysis Techniques

In this section, students will learn to analyze general equilibrium problems. Free Body Diagrams (FBD) will be defined. Concepts will be reinforced with example problems....
6 videos (Total 47 min), 9 readings, 1 quiz
6 videos
Module 20: Method of Composite Parts I10m
Module 21: Method of Composite Parts II8m
Module 22: Resultant Force on Surfaces5m
Module 23: Free Body Diagrams I8m
Module 24: Free Body Diagrams II8m
Module Materials: Free Body Diagrams II10m
Practice Problems10m
Solution to Quiz 410m
1 practice exercise
Free Body Diagrams and Equilibrium Analysis Techniques6m
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### Top Reviews

By ZANov 8th 2018

The interactive approach of Dr. Wanye Whiteman leads to clarify the concept of Engineering Mechanics. I am glad to enroll this course, I will enroll further courses in future.\n\nThank you so much

By ASMar 21st 2017

EXCELLENT TEACHING METHODOLOGY AND APPROACH TO CONCEPTS IS AWESOME. PROFESSOR WHITMAN EXPLAINS THE WHOLE TOPIC IN A PERFECT MANNER. I LEARNT A LOT FROM THIS COURSE.\n\nREGARDS\n\nARYENDER SINGH