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CIVE 2101 [0.5 credit] Engineering Mechanics

Virtual work. Friction. Relative motion of particles. Kinematics of a rigid body: translation, rotation; general plane motion; absolute and relative motion. Kinetics of a rigid body: equations of motion; work-energy; impulse-momentum; conservation of momentum and energy. Conservative forces and potential energy.
Precludes additional credit for MAAE 2101.
Prerequisite(s): MATH 1004, MATH 1104 and second-year status in Engineering.
Lectures three hours a week, problem analysis three hours a week.