Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2017-2018

EGT-124 Strength of Materials (4.00)

Presents design and analysis of bars, beams, trusses, shafts, connectors, columns, and other structural members under various loadings. Covers stress, strain, deflection and geometric dimensions of various mechanical components. Includes thin walled pressure vessels, Poison effect, thermal stresses, combined loads, eccentric loads, statically indeterminate loads, buckling loads and Mohr's Circle of Stress. Utilizes Excel software and laboratory activities. Credits: 4, Hours: (3/2/0/0), Prereq: EGT-125; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B

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