## 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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When you mix high speed with errors in human judgment and material

the result can be very tragic. The mechanical

Strength of Materials courses. We will consider some key components in roller

coasters.

When you mix high speed with errors in human judgment and material

**failures**,the result can be very tragic. The mechanical

**failure**is what interests us inStrength of Materials courses. We will consider some key components in roller

coasters.

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In many instances shear

system

simplest way is to align the two pieces, drill or punch a hole through, slip a pin ...

In many instances shear

**failures**in these connections are common cause ofsystem

**failure**. SHEAR STRENGTH If we want to connect two plates together, thesimplest way is to align the two pieces, drill or punch a hole through, slip a pin ...

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Axial (normal stress, tension

the preceding chapter), and shear stresses are all possible. Shear

these components can also be detrimental as we will demonstrate later in this ...

Axial (normal stress, tension

**failure**above), bending (normal stress discussed inthe preceding chapter), and shear stresses are all possible. Shear

**failures**ofthese components can also be detrimental as we will demonstrate later in this ...

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### Contents

FUNDAMENTALS OF STRENGTH OF MATERIALS | 1 |

AXIAL LOAD AND TORSION | 23 |

BENDING STRESS | 47 |

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