skip to main content    
Seattle Central Logo  

Engr214 Statics

 

   

Home

Announcements

Calendar

Homework

Review Problems

Google Group and Mathematica

Term Project

Links

Syllabus

Engineering Program

The calendar is updated as we move through the quarter. There will most likely be changes. Check often. Go to current week.

Assigned reading for a particular day should be read before that day's lecture, not afterwards!

 Week

What we will cover

Don't miss

 

1

June 29-July 2

Back to top

Introduction: read Chapter 1

Vectors: read Chapter 2

Forces and Free-body diagrams: read 3.1-3.2

 

Project Info

2

July 6-9

Back to top

Forces and Free-body diagrams: read 3.3-3.4

System of forces and moments: read 4.1-4.2

Hw 1: due Monday

Quiz 1: Wednesday (covers chapters 1 and 2)

3

July 13-16

Back to top

System of forces and moments: read 4.3-4.6

Objects in equilibrium: read 5.1-5.2

Hw 2: due Monday

Quiz 2: Wednesday (covers chapter 3)

4

July 20-23

Back to top

Objects in equilibrium: read 5.3-5.5

Hw 3: due Monday

Quiz 3: Wednesday (covers chapter 4)

Bridge project: proposal due Thursday

5

July 27-30

Back to top

Structures in equilibrium: read 6.1-6.5
Mathematica files Example from 6.4, Problem 6.57

Hw 4: due Monday

Quiz 4: Wednesday (covers chapter 5)

6

Aug 3-6

Back to top

Centroids and Centers of Mass: read 7.1-7.3

Moments of Inertia: read 8.1, 8.2, 8.4

Hw 5: due Monday

Quiz 5: Wednesday (covers chapter 6)

Bridge project: modeling results due Thursday

7

Aug 10-13

Back to top

Internal Forces and Moments: read 10.1-10.2 Patricks Schnitzeljagd

Hw 6: due Monday

Quiz 6: Wednesday (tba)

Bridge project: test days are Wednesday and Thursday

8

Aug 17-20

Back to top

Review on Monday, Quiz on Tuesday, Failure Analysis W/Th

Hw 7: due Monday

Quiz 7: Tuesday (the material we covered in Ch. 7,8,10)

Bridge project: failure analysis on Wednesday and Thursday

Some notes on homework assignments:
1. Start early, don't procrastinate. The homework assignments are essential in understanding what we cover in class.
2. Turn the homework in on time! You may not receive full credit if it is late.
3. Work with others but turn in your own work.
4. On top of every assignment you must write your name and the assignment number. If this information is missing you may not receive full credit.
5. The homework must be clean, clearly structured and legible. You may not receive full credit if your work is not legible or if I don't understand it. I will not always worry about this but beware that I may. If your work tends to be on the messy side :) you might want to solve problems on scratch paper first and then write it out clean for submission.
6. Box your final answers.
7. If you are stuck on a particular problem or if you feel that something is incorrect, state specifically where and why you are stuck. Often stating the problem helps us find help and solutions.
8. If you don't have time to do all problems state that. Within reasonable limits there will be no deductions.
Go back to top

Last updated: October 8, 2013

1701 Broadway | Seattle, WA 98122 | 206-587-3800      •      © 2007 Seattle Central Community College, All rights reserved
Contact Us   |    Disclaimer   |    Disability Resources   |    Policies   |    Privacy   |    Equal Opportunity Institution
One of the Seattle Community Colleges  District | North | South | Central | SVI