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Basic Engineering Concepts

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TOPICS

Mass and Weight

Force

Torque

Work

Power

Energy

Scalars and Vectors

INTRODUCTION

In scientific language each word has clear and specific meaning. Therefore, commonly used words are avoided in scientific language. For example, Mass and weight are two different term. Your mass on earth and on moon is same. But you weight will be less on moon than earth. That is the reason, astronauts’ floats in the space. In this chapter, we will discuss commonly used scientific terminology.

OBJECTIVES

After going this lesson, you will be able to:

  • explain basic engineering concepts.
  • explain relationship between work, force and Power.
  • learn the Law of conservation.
  • define scalar and Vector.

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