Applied Science

APSC1023Mechanics II5 ch (3C 3L* 1T)

Vector analysis and its application to the analysis of motion of particles and rigid bodies. Newton's three laws of motoin. The dynamics of particle motion along straight and curved paths. Coriolis acceleration. The dynamic analysis of particles and rigid bodies executing general plane motion based on Newton's second law (F=ma), work and kinetic energy, linear and angular impulse, and linear and angular momentum. Rotation of rigid body about a fixed axis. Simple harmonic motion. 

Prerequisites: APSC 1013, MATH 1003, MATH 1503.

Corequisite: MATH 1013