## Mechanics of Materials Companion: Case Studies, Design, and RetrofitCase histories--Work with real world engineering problems while learning about engineering history. * Design and Retrofit--Multistep, synthesis approach to problem solving. * Suitable as a companion for any textbook--All chapters are based on general concepts. |

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As the

outward. Luckily you are restrained, but the sensation you get from this fluctuating

apparent weight gives you the thrills and chills. Like water spinning off clothes in

the ...

As the

**cars**make sudden, rapid turns, the object (that's you) wants to fly offoutward. Luckily you are restrained, but the sensation you get from this fluctuating

apparent weight gives you the thrills and chills. Like water spinning off clothes in

the ...

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Add four to six people and string together a series of

like Superman— The Escape, you are looking at 525 riders per hour. We can

estimate how many

and ...

Add four to six people and string together a series of

**cars**. For a "super" coasterlike Superman— The Escape, you are looking at 525 riders per hour. We can

estimate how many

**cars**are necessary and at what intervals. The "safety dog"and ...

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The load comes from the weight of the

capable of seating six riders and is assumed to weigh about 4,000 lb. 3. The

mean rider weight is 138 lb, computed as follows: The loads come from the

and ...

The load comes from the weight of the

**cars**and the riders in them. 2. Each**car**iscapable of seating six riders and is assumed to weigh about 4,000 lb. 3. The

mean rider weight is 138 lb, computed as follows: The loads come from the

**cars**and ...

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### Contents

FUNDAMENTALS OF STRENGTH OF MATERIALS | 1 |

AXIAL LOAD AND TORSION | 23 |

BENDING STRESS | 47 |

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