Javascript is currently not supported, or is disabled by this browser. Please enable Javascript for full functionality.

Skip to main content

Hagerstown Community College / HCC

Academic Catalog

2023-2024 Catalog 
    Jun 18, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog
Add to My Personal Catalog (opens a new window)

EGT 136 - Mechanics

Prerequisite: MAT 114  or MAT 161 .
Corequisite: PHY 201 
(3 Credits)

This course introduces the concepts of engineering based on forces in equilibrium. The topics include concentrated forces, distributed forces, forces due to friction, trusses, frames, centroids, and moment of inertia as they apply to machines, and structures and systems. A working knowledge of algebra, geometry, trigonometry, vectors and free body diagrams are essential. 

  Total of 45 hours of lecture.

Semesters Offered: Spring Only, All Years.

Add to My Personal Catalog (opens a new window)