Statics: General principles of statics, Brief review of Vector addition and subtraction, Vector products and their physical and geometrical meanings, Laws of triangle, Parallelogram and polygon of forces, General conditions of equilibrium, Equilibrium of a rigid body, Free body diagrams, Graphical methods for force analysis, Funicular Polygon, Methods of Joints and Sectionsfor force analysis, Internal forces in Structural members, Introduction to shear force and bending moment.

Dynamics: Rectilinear and Curvilinear motion, Tangential and Normal components of acceleration, Simple Harmonic motion, Single and Multiple degrees of freedom, Work, Energy, Power, Impulse, Momentum, Conservation of momentum and energy.

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