# Engineering Statics

## Contents

### PrefaceEdit

### Introduction to StaticsEdit

- Mechanics
- Basic Concepts
- Scalars and Vectors
- Newton's Laws
- Units
- Law of Gravitation
- Accuracy, Limits, and Approximations
- Problem Solving in Statics
- Chapter Review

### Force SystemsEdit

Two-Dimensional Force Systems

Three-Dimensional Force Systems

### EquilibriumEdit

- Engineering_Statics/Equilibrium#Equilibrium in Two Dimensions
- System Isolation and the Free-Body Diagram
- Equilibrium Conditions
- Engineering_Statics/Equilibrium#Equilibrium in Three Dimensions
- Equilibrium Conditions
- Chapter Review

### StructuresEdit

### Distributed ForcesEdit

Centers of Mass and Centroids

- Center of Mass
- Centroids of Lines, Areas, and Volumes
- Composite Bodies and Figures; Approximations
- Theorems of Pappus

Special Topics

### FrictionEdit

Frictional Phenomena

Applications of Friction in Machines

- Wedges
- Screws
- Journal Bearings
- Thrust Bearings; Disk Friction
- Flexible Belts
- Rolling Resistance
- Chapter Review

### Virtual WorkEdit

### Quizzes and TestsEdit

### AppendicesEdit

- Conversion Factors
- SI Units Used in Mechanics
- Area Moments of Inertia
- Mass Moments of Inertia
- Selected Topics of Mathematics
- Useful Tables