Prerequisite: PHY 211 with a grade of "C" or better
Transfers to: UC, CSU
This course is for students who intend to pursue a major in engineering and provides an overview of the effect of two and three dimensional force systems on particles and rigid bodies under equilibrium conditions. Topics covered include distributed forces and determination of centroids, analysis of trusses, frames and machines, internal forces and moments, systems involving friction, and method of virtual work and equilibrium.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921