## 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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Hansburg's toy is still popular. Pogos have had an illustrious career. The Ziegf

eld Follies jumped on them; people have even married on pogos; the New York

Hippodrome chorus girls performed on pogos; and the laurels continue. A

a ...

Hansburg's toy is still popular. Pogos have had an illustrious career. The Ziegf

eld Follies jumped on them; people have even married on pogos; the New York

Hippodrome chorus girls performed on pogos; and the laurels continue. A

**ride**ona ...

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The load comes from the weight of the cars and the

capable of seating six

mean

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. Themean

**rider**weight is 138 lb, computed as follows: The loads come from the carsand ...

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Injuries and fatalities have resulted from

restraints, fatigue fracture of chains, operator (human) error, structural collapse,

electrical malfunction, and more. A disabled 12-year-old boy died in Santa C\ara,

...

Injuries and fatalities have resulted from

**riders**falling from cars, malfunctioningrestraints, fatigue fracture of chains, operator (human) error, structural collapse,

electrical malfunction, and more. A disabled 12-year-old boy died in Santa C\ara,

...

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### Contents

FUNDAMENTALS OF STRENGTH OF MATERIALS | 1 |

AXIAL LOAD AND TORSION | 23 |

BENDING STRESS | 47 |

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