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Applied Mechanics 2 MENG 2103

Marine Engineering Part-time Studies Course

Course details

This is a preparatory course for students to write the Transport Canada Applied Mechanics 2 examination paper towards their Transport Canada 2nd Class “Motor” Certificate of Competency. All topics covered in this course are listed in TP 2293E under 27.4 – APPLIED MECHANICS (EXAMINATION CODE: 2APM), and these are: Statics; Forces; Friction; Kinematics; Dynamics; Machines; Stress and strain; Beams; Torsion; Thin shells; Hydrostatics and hydraulics.

Prerequisite(s)

  • 3rd/4th Class Engineering Certificate (steam and/or motor).

Credits

16.0

Cost

$1,180.34

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below is one offering of MENG 2103 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 49100

Duration

Tue Sep 06 - Wed Nov 02 (8 weeks)

  • 8 weeks
  • CRN 49100
  • $1180.34
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Nov 02 Mon - Fri 08:30 - 16:00 Marine BMC Rm. 132
Instructor

Sergii Kiriian

Course outline

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Cost

$1180.34

Status

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this course, the student will be able to perform calculations to determine:

  • Determine the resultant and equilibrant of a system of concurrent coplanar forces.
  • Determine the centre of gravity of common geometrical shapes.
  • Calculate work done at uniform speed up the plane.
  • Determine coefficient of friction, friction angle, energy, and power loss due to friction in simple bearings.
  • Solve problems of linear motion.
  • Solve problems of angular motion.
  • Solve work, power, and energy problems.
  • Determine the power transmitted in belts and gears.
  • Calculate stress in thin rim due to centrifugal action.
  • Calculate mechanical advantage and efficiency of simple lifting machines.
  • Calculate stress, strain, and working stress, and ultimate tensile strength, factor of safety, and modulus of elasticity of a steel specimen.
  • Draw the shearing force and bending moment diagrams for cantilevers and simple supported beams with concentrated or uniformly-distributed loads.
  • Calculate using strut formulae, the stresses in of short columns due to eccentric loading.
  • Calculate strength, stiffness, and stress due to torsion of solid and hollow shafts, also the power transmitted by shafts and coupling bolts.
  • Calculate circumferential and longitudinal stresses in thin cylindrical shells subject to internal pressure.
  • Determine the change in fluid pressure with depth, and calculate the total force due to liquid pressure on immersed plane surfaces, both horizontal and vertical.
  • Determine the flow through pipes and orifices under constant head, and calculate the effect on flow through pipes and fittings due to friction.
  • Draw inlet and outlet velocity diagrams of centrifugal pumps.

Effective as of Winter 2016

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