Statics and Mechanics of Materials, 6th edition

  • Russell C. Hibbeler

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Key author content enhances conceptual understanding

  • Procedures for Analysis provide a logical, orderly method for analyzing general and specific mechanics problems.
  • Important Points summarize crucial concepts and what should be known to apply the theory to solve problems.
  • End-of-chapter Reviews provide a concise study tool. Each important point is accompanied by the relevant equation and art.

Real-world problem types connect theory to application

  • Conceptual Problems engage students in thinking through a real-life situation depicted in a photo.
  • Free-Body Diagram Problems let students practice key skills in solving equilibrium problems.
  • Homework Problems with various levels of difficulty let students apply their knowledge to realistic situations.

Published by Pearson (May 26th 2023) - Copyright © 2023

ISBN-13: 9780138124069

Subject: Engineering Mechanics

Category: Statics & Mechanics of Materials

Table of contents

  1. General Principles
  2. Force Vectors
  3. Force System Resultants
  4. Equilibrium of a Rigid Body
  5. Structural Analysis
  6. Center of Gravity, Centroid, and Moment of Inertia
  7. Stress and Strain
  8. Mechanical Properties of Materials
  9. Axial Load
  10. Torsion
  11. Bending
  12. Transverse Shear
  13. Combined Loadings
  14. Stress and Strain Transformation
  15. Design of Beams and Shafts
  16. Deflection of Beams and Shafts
  17. Buckling of Columns


  1. Mathematical Review and Expressions
  2. Geometric Properties of an Area and Volume
  3. Geometric Properties of Wide-Flange Sections
  4. Slopes and Deflections of Beams

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