## 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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Since then buildings have grown much taller, and it isn't unusual for structures to

extend further in the

the Statue of Liberty (354 steps to the crown

Since then buildings have grown much taller, and it isn't unusual for structures to

extend further in the

**vertical**direction than in the horizontal direction. Try climbingthe Statue of Liberty (354 steps to the crown

**Vertical**Transportation: A Case ...Page 38

A

and down on the pogo stick. As the weight of the rider impacting the ground

compresses the spring, energy is stored. This energy is released when the spring

is ...

A

**vertically**mounted spring compresses and expands as the rider bounces upand down on the pogo stick. As the weight of the rider impacting the ground

compresses the spring, energy is stored. This energy is released when the spring

is ...

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The user's and safety guides recommend

. However, at the start-up and finish, it is hard to keep pogo sticks perfectly

the ...

The user's and safety guides recommend

**vertical**motion when using a pogo stick. However, at the start-up and finish, it is hard to keep pogo sticks perfectly

**vertical**. Anything other than true**vertical**will apply additional bending loads onthe ...

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### Contents

FUNDAMENTALS OF STRENGTH OF MATERIALS | 1 |

AXIAL LOAD AND TORSION | 23 |

BENDING STRESS | 47 |

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