Mechanics of Materials, 8th Edition
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1) Introduction-Concept of Stress
2) Stress and Strain-Axial Loading
4) Pure Bending
5) Analysis and Design of Beams for Bending
6) Shearing Stresses in Beams and Thin-Walled Members
7) Transformations of Stress and Strain
8) Principal Stresses Under a Given Loading
9) Deflection of Beams
11) Energy Methods
A - Principal Units Used in Mechanics
B - Centroids and Moments of Areas
C - Centroids and Moments of Inertia of Common Geometric Shapes
D - Typical Properties of Selected Materials Used in Engineering
E - Properties of Rolled-Steel Shapes
F - Beam Deflections and Slopes
G - Fundamentals of Engineering Examination
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