This book is essentially a large collection of problem sets with breif explainations of the concepts and formulas needed to solve them in between. Illustrations are well done and helpful for solving the problems and the appendix contains answers for all but every fourth problem.
Provides a clear and through presentation of the theory and applications of engineering mechanics. New to this edition: 20 % NEW problems, categorization of homework problems as basic, challenging, computer applications and design oriented, NEW design problems. FIT exam review problems, enhancement of free-body diagram concept, photographs added to enhance the realism of the book. Visual Mechanics CD-ROM available with text.
Russell C. Hibbeler