Having successfully completed this course, the student will be able to:

(1) use vector operations for statics problems;

(2) apply equilibrium equations to solve statics problems;

(3) analyze statically determinate truss structures;

(4) analyze statically determinate frame structures and machines;

(5) construct internal force diagrams for statically determinate structures;

(6) calculate first moment of area and locate the centroid;

(7) calculate the moment of inertia for an area.