# GAZI UNIVERSITY INFORMATION PACKAGE - 2019 ACADEMIC YEAR

COURSE DESCRIPTION
STATICS/MM201
 Course Title: STATICS Credits 4 ECTS 6 Course Semester 3 Type of The Course Compulsory
COURSE INFORMATION
-- (CATALOG CONTENT)
-- (TEXTBOOK)
-- (SUPPLEMENTARY TEXTBOOK)
-- (PREREQUISITES AND CO-REQUISITES)
-- LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION
Turkish
-- COURSE OBJECTIVES
-- COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES
Gaining the ability to draw Free Body Diagrams and to make force analysis for the mechanical systems
Gaining the equivalent force system concept to make force analysis.
Gaining the ability to make the internal force analysis for the strength of materials problems.
Learning the fundamentals of thee engineering mechanics for the rigid bodies subjected to planar force systems.
Learning the fundamentals of thee engineering mechanics for the rigid bodies subjected to 3D force systems.
Gaining the ability to calculate the cross-sectional properties.

-- MODE OF DELIVERY
The mode of delivery of this course is Face to face.
 --WEEKLY SCHEDULE 1. Week GENERAL PRINCIPLES: Fundamental Concepts, Units of Measurement. 2. Week FORCE VECTORS: Vector Operations, Cartesian Vectors, Addition of Cartesian Vectors. Force Vector Directed Along a Line. 3. Week EQUILIBRIUM OF A PARTICLE: Condition for the Equilibrium of a Particle, Free Body Diagram. 4. Week EQUILIBRIUM OF A PARTICLE: Coplanar Force Systems, Three-Dimensional Force Systems. 5. Week FORCE SYSTEM RESULTANTS: Cross Product, Moment of a Force, Moment of a Force about a Specified Axis. 6. Week FORCE SYSTEM RESULTANTS: Moment of a Couple, Simplification of a Force and Couple System. 7. Week EQUILIBRIUM OF A RIGID BODY: Equations of Equilibrium for the planar and three dimensional force systems, Two- and Three-Force Members. 8. Week STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS: Simple trusses. 9. Week STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS: Frames and machines. 10. Week INTERNAL FORCES: internal loadings in structural members. 11. Week INTERNAL FORCES: shear and moment diagrams. 12. Week FRICTION: characteristics of dry friction, problems involving dry friction. 13. Week CENTER OF GRAVITY AND CENTROID: Center of gravity, center of mass and centroid of a body, composite bodies. 14. Week MOMENT OF INERTIA: Definition of moments of inertia, parallel-axis theorem. 15. Week Final 16. Week Final
-- TEACHING and LEARNING METHODS
-- ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
 Quantity Total Weighting (%) Midterm Exams 2 50 Assignment 0 0 Application 0 0 Projects 0 0 Practice 0 0 Quiz 6 10 Percent of In-term Studies 60 Percentage of Final Exam to Total Score 40