FAEN 104: Basic Mechanics II

Branches of dynamics, Rectilinear Motion of Particles, displacement, velocity, acceleration, 
uniformity accelerated motion, relative motion, dependent motions and graphical methods. 
Curvilinear motion of particles; Displacement, velocity, acceleration, rectangular components, 
tangential and normal components. Kinetics of particles: Newton’s second law of motion, 
equations of motion, Work, Energy, Power and Efficiency: Work done by force, springs, kinetic 
and potential energy, conservation of energy, principle of work and energy, power, efficiency, 
impulse and Momentum: Impulse, linear and angular momentum, conservation of momentum, 
system of particles. Kinematics of rigid bodies. Introduction to vibration:Undamped free vibration, 
undamped forced vibration, rotational vibration, energy method, damped free vibration, damped 
force vibration, electric analogue.