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Duration : 03 Year
Eligibility : 10th with Science & Mathematics
Intake : 25/40/60(As approved by AICTE/State Govt.)
Pattern of the Examination : Semester System
Assessment Type : The assessment will we carry out through credit point system/Learning Based Out comes
Theory & Practical Ratio : 50: 50
Industrial Training: Included after IInd Semester
Ecology & Environment : As pe Government Directions a subject named Environmental Science & Energy Management has been included.
Entrepreneurship Development: A subject on Entrepreneurship Development has been incorporated after IInd Semester.
General Proficiency : A provision of 6 periods per week has been made. It Included of various cocurricular activities like games, hobby clubs, seminars, declamation contests, extension lectures, NCC, NSS, cultural activities and discipline etc.


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1.1        Concept  of  engineering  mechanics  definition  of  mechanics,  statics,  dynamics,

 application of engineering mechanics in practical fields. Definition of Applied Mechanics.

 1.2        Definition, basic quantities and derived quantities of basic units and derived units

 1.3       Different systems of units (FPS, CGS, MKS and SI) and their conversion from one

 to another density, force, pressure, work, power, velocity, acceleration

 1.4        Concept of rigid body, scalar and vector quantities

2.1        Definition of force, measurement of force in SI units, its representation, types of

 force: Point force/concentrated force & Uniformly distributed force, effects of force, characteristics of a force

 2.2        Different force systems (coplanar and non-coplanar), the principle of transmissibility of

 forces, law of superposition

 2.3        Composition and resolution of coplanar concurrent forces, resultant force, method

 of composition of forces, laws of forces, triangle law of forces, polygon law of

 forces - graphically, analytically, resolution of forces, resolving a force into two

 rectangular components

 2.4        Free body diagram

 2.5        Equilibrant force and its determination

 2.6        Lami's theorem (concept only)

 [Simple problems on above topics]

3.1        Concept of moment

 3.2        Moment of a force and units of moment

 3.3        Varignon's theorem (definition only)

3.4        Principle of moment and its applications (Levers – simple and compound, steel


Definition and concept of friction, types of friction, force of friction


Laws of static friction, coefficient of friction, angle of friction, angle of repose,


cone of friction



Equilibrium of a body lying on a horizontal plane, equilibrium of a body lying on a


rough inclined plane, friction in simple screw jack



Calculation of least force required to maintain equilibrium of a body on a rough


inclined plane subjected to a force:



a)  Acting along the inclined plane Horizontally



b)  At some angle with the inclined plane



[Simple problems on the above topics]




Concept, definition of centroid of plain figures and centre of gravity of symmetrical



solid bodies




Determination of centroid of plain and composite lamina using moment method



only, centroid of bodies with removed portion




Determination of center of gravity of solid bodies - cone, cylinder, hemisphere and



sphere; composite bodies and bodies with portion removed


[Simple problems on the above topics]

Concept of moment of inertia and second moment of area and radius of gyration, theorems of parallel and perpendicular axis, second moment of area of common geometrical sections: rectangle, triangle, circle (without derivations). Second moment of area for L, T and I sections, section modulus.

7.1       Definition  of  effort,  velocity  ratio,  mechanical  advantage  and  efficiency  of  a

            machine and their relationship, law of machines

7.2       Simple and compound machine (Examples)

7.3       Definition of ideal machine, reversible and self locking machine

7.4       Effort lost in friction, Load lost in friction, determination of maximum mechanical  

            advantage and maximum efficiency

7.5         System of pulleys (first, second, third system of pulleys), determination of   

            velocity ratio, mechanical advantage and efficiency

 7.6        Working principle and application of wheel and axle, different pulley blocks,   

             simple screw jack, worm and worm wheel, single and double winch crab.    

             Expression for their velocity ratio and field of their application

             [Simple problems on the above topics]

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