MET 251 Appl Strength/Materials (4 credits)

This course is a study of basic stress-strain analysis as applied to mechanical members. Topics include stress-strain relationships, co-planar force systems, stress in trusses, deformation, shear, torsion, bending moments, centroids, moments of inertia, and deflection of beams. Three class hours and three laboratory hours per week. Prerequisite: MAT 120 or higher, or permission of instructor.