# COURSE UNIT TITLE

: STATICS

#### Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type Of Course D U L ECTS
MAK 1014 STATICS COMPULSORY 3 0 0 5

#### Offered By

Mechanical Engineering

#### Level of Course Unit

First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)

#### Course Coordinator

PROFESSOR EVREN MELTEM TOYGAR

#### Offered to

Textile Engineering
Industrial Engineering

#### Course Objective

To provide the ability of use the basic principles of physics and mathematics in the applications of engineering systems, modeling of engineering problems and make an logical, sequential and systematic approach.

#### Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit

 1 To identify basic physical and mathematical principles replaced in statics. 2 To distinguish scalar and vector quantities 3 To classify the forces acting on engineering systems 4 To distinguish particle and rigid body. 5 To construct the free body diagram of the engineering structures 6 To apply basic laws of mechanics for the bodies in equilibrium.

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#### Course Contents

 Week Subject Description 1 Definition of Mechanics, Basic Concepts, Newton laws, Scalar and Vector Quantities, Two- and Three-Dimensional Vector Systems 2 Definition and Classification of Force 3 Two- and Three-Dimensional Force Systems 4 Equilibrium of Particle 5 Moment, Couple 6 Resultants, Resultant of Force systems 7 1st Mid-Term Exam 8 Equilibrium of Rigid Body in Two-Dimensions Free-Body Diagram 9 Equilibrium of Rigid Body in Three-Dimensions Free-Body Diagram 10 Engineering Structures, Plane Trusses, Method of Joint and Method of Sections 11 2nd Mid-Term Exam 12 Frames and Machines 13 Frames and Machines, Centroids of Areas 14 Area Moments of Inertia 15 Final 16 Final

Textbook(s): Engineering Mechanics: Statics, J.L. Meriam, L.G. Kraige, Wiley Publications, 2008.
Supplementary Book(s):
1. Mühendislik Mekanigi Statik, Russell Charles Hibbeler, Literatür Kitabevi, 2005.
2. Vector Mechanics for Engineers Statics, Ferdinand P Beer, E. Russell Johnston, McGraw-Hill, 2004.
References:
Materials: Course notes

#### Assessment Methods

 SORTING NUMBER SHORT CODE LONG CODE FORMULA 1 MTE1 MIDTERM EXAM 1 2 MTE2 MIDTERM EXAM 2 3 FIN FINAL EXAM 4 FCG FINAL COURSE GRADE MTE1 * 0.25 + MTE2 * 0.25 + FIN * 0.50 5 RST RESIT 6 FCGR FINAL COURSE GRADE (RESIT) MTE1 * 0.25 + MTE2 * 0.25 + RST * 0.50

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To be announced.

Turkish

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#### Contact Details for the Lecturer(s)

Dokuz Eylül University, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Bulen Murat IÇTEN, bulent.icten@deu.edu.tr

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