With the hope that this work will stimulate an interest in Strength of Materials and provide an acceptable guide to its understanding. More
The need for writing this workbook is intended as main workbook for the mechanical engineering students who took the Strength of Materials course. Therefore, the purpose of this workbook is to help the students build up their knowledge about strength of materials that will help the students generate interest and appreciation in this field and engineering. This workbook is organize according to its objective and consist of six chapter that is Force on Materials, Thermal Stress & Composite Bars, Shear Force and Bending Moment, Bending Stress, Beam Deflection and the final chapter Torsion of Shaft.