King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals

CIVIL  ENGINEERING  DEPARTMENT

CE  201   STATICS

First Semester 2000-2001 (001)

Text:  Engineering Mechanics/Statics  -  R.C. Hibbeler (8th Ed.)

Prerequisite:  PHYS  101

Instructor:            Dr. Naser Al-Shayea

Office      :               16-134   Phone:  2480

Lecture

Date                 Subject                                                                                     Section            No.

Sep.     4             Introduction                                                                                                       1

6  Scalars & Vectors 2.1-2.2   2

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9             Vector Addition of  Forces                                                  2.3                     3

11   Addition of Coplanar Forces 2.4   4

13            Cartesian Vectors                                                                    2.5-2.6               5

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16 Position Vectors, Force along a Line 2.7-2.8   6

18   Dot Product 2.9   7

20            Equilibrium of a Particle & Free-Body Diagrams                    3.1-3.2               8

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23            Coplanar Force Systems                                                            3.3                     9

25              Three-Dimensional Force Systems                                      3.4                     10

27            Three-Dimensional Force Systems                                      3.4(cont.)           11

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30            Cross Product, Moment of a force                                        4.1-4.2   12

Oct.     2            Trans. of a Force & Principle of Moments                                  4.3-4.4               13

4            Moment about an axis                                                              4.5                     14

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7            EXAM # 1                                                                                                         15

9             Moment of a couple                                                                 4.6                     16

11            Force and Couple Systems                                                            4.7-4.8               17

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16            Equilibrium of a Rigid Body                                                    5.1-5.2               19

18            Equilibrium of a Rigid Body (2-D)                                          5.3                     20

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21            Equilibrium of a Rigid Body (2-D), Two and                                   5.3 (cont.),5.4

Three-force Members                                                                                       21

22            Equilibrium of a Rigid Body (3-D)                                          5.5-5.6               22

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23-25 / October / 2000    MID-SEMESTER BREAK

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28 Equilibrium of a Rigid Body (3-D) (Normal Saturday Classes) 5.6 (cont.)   23

30    Simple Trusses 6.1   24

Nov.    1   The Method of Joints 6.2   25

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Lecture

Date     Subject      Section             No.

Nov.    4 The Method of Joints; Zero Force Members 6.2(cont),6.3   26

6            The Method of Sections                                                           6.4                     27

8            Frames and Machines                                                               6.6                     28

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11            Frames and Machines                                                               6.6 (cont.)    29

13                 Frames and Machines                                                               6.6 (cont.)    30

15            Internal Forces (2-D)                                                               7.1                     31

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18            EXAM # 2                                                                                                         32

20              Internal Forces (3-D)                                                                7.1 (cont.)    33

22            Shear and Moment Equations & Diagrams                                  7.2                     34

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25            Shear and Moment Equations & Diagrams                                  7.2 (cont.)    35

27            Shear and Moment Equations & Diagrams                                  7.2 (cont.)    36

29 Dry Friction 8.1   37

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Dec.      2            Problems Involving Dry Friction                                          8.2                     38

4            Problems Involving Dry Friction                                          8.2 (cont.)    39

6            Problems Involving Dry Friction                                          8.2 (cont.)    40

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9                   Center of Gravity & Centroid (No Applications)                              9.1-9.2               41

11            C. G. for Composite Bodies                                                  9.3                     42

13             C. G. for Composite Bodies                                                  9.3 (cont.)    43

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16-30 / December / 2000    EID-AL-FITR VACATION

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Jan.       1            Moment of Inertia for Areas, Parallel-Axis Theorem               10.1-10.2       44

3            Moment of Inertia for Composite Areas                           10.5                   45

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Homework and attendance                                =            15% (7, 8)

Quizzes (In-Class)                                             =            10%

First Major Exam                                         =            20%

Second Major Exam                                         =            20%

Final Exam                                                    =            35%

Total                                                                          100

Note:    The University regulations regarding excessive absences will be strictly adhered to in

this course.  (9 unexcused absences ® DN grade)

Each assignment MUST be submitted according to the Standard Format.

Each assignment MUST have a cover page.

Late submission of assignments is NOT accepted.

Exam dates are tentative.  Instructor shall confirm exam dates.

No make-up exams will be given.