Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual for the PE Exam, Thirteenth Edition

Author: Michael R. Lindeburg, PE

Publisher: www.ppi2pass.com

ISBN: 1591264146

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1488

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Comprehensive Mechanical Engineering Coverage You Can Trust The Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual is the most comprehensive textbook for the Mechanical PE exam. This book's time-tested organization and clear explanations start with the basics to help you quickly get up to speed on common mechanical engineering concepts. Together, the 76 chapters provide an in-depth review of NCEES Mechanical PE exam topics. The extensive index contains thousands of terms, most indexed in a variety of ways, in anticipation of how you'll search for them. Features of the Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual: • over 120 appendices containing essential support material • over 375 clarifying example problems • thousands of equations, figures, and tables • industry-standard terminology and nomenclature • equal support of U.S. customary and SI units After you pass your exam, the Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual will continue to serve as an invaluable reference throughout your mechanical engineering career. Topics Covered: • Dynamics and Vibrations: Kinematics; Kinetics; Power Transmission Systems; Vibrating Systems • Materials: Engineering Materials Properties and Testing; Thermal Treatment of Metals • Fluids: Fluid Properties; Fluid Statics; Fluid Flow Parameters; Fluid Dynamics; Hydraulic Machines • Power Cycles: Vapor, Combustion, and Nuclear Power Cycles; Refrigeration and Gas Compression Cycles • HVAC: Psychrometrics; Fans, Ductwork, and Ventilation; Heating and Cooling Loads; Air Conditioning Systems • Heat Transfer: Natural Convection; Evaporation; Condensation; Forced Convection; Radiation • Machine Design: Basic and Advanced Machine Design; Pressure Vessels • Thermodynamics: Inorganic Chemistry; Fuels and Combustion; Properties of Substances • Control Systems: Modeling and Analysis of Engineering Systems • Plant Engineering: Manufacturing Processes; Instrumentation and Measurements; Materials Handling and Processing; Fire Protection Systems; Environmental Pollutants and Remediation; Hazardous Material Storage and Disposal • Fundamentals: Math Review; Probability; Statics; Engineering Economic Analysis • Law and Ethics: Engineering Law; Ethics What's New in This Edition: • 36 chapters with new material, and 46 chapters with revisions to existing material • 300 new equations, and 128 updated equations • 27 new tables, and 31 updated tables • 7 new examples, and 34 updated examples • 10 new appendices, and 27 updated appendices • 35 new figures, and 28 updated figures • 1,094 new index entries, and 108 updated index entries
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Quick Reference for the Mechanical Engineering PE Exam

Author: Michael R. Lindeburg

Publisher: Professional Publications Incorporated

ISBN: N.A

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 122

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For speedy access to the formulas you'll need during the exam, use the Quick Reference for the Mechanical Engineering PE Exam. This material, drawn from the Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual, is organized by topic and indexed for rapid retrieval.
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Practice Problems for the Mechanical Engineering PE Exam

A Companion to the Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual

Author: Michael R. Lindeburg

Publisher: Professional Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9781591264156

Category: Science

Page: 584

View: 557

Comprehensive Practice for the Mechanical PE Exam Practice Problems for the Mechanical Engineering PE Exam contains over 850 problems designed to reinforce your knowledge of the topics presented in the Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual. Over 300 new stand-alone, multiple-choice problems are designed to be solved in six-minute or less. These demonstrate the format of the NCEES Mechanical PE exam, and focus on individual engineering concepts. The remaining 550 problems are longer and more complex, challenging your skills in identifying and applying related engineering concepts. "A 6-minute zinger illustrates the exam format. The harder problems teach you engineering." -Michael R. Lindeburg, PE Solutions are clearly written, complete, and easy to follow. U.S. customary and SI units are equally supported, and units are meticulously identified and carried through in all calculations. Frequent references to figures, tables, equations, and appendices in the Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual will direct you to relevant support material. Prepare for the Mechanical PE Exam by Solving Problems--The More Problems, the Better 851 practice problems covering the topics on the Mechanical PE exam Complete step-by-step solutions SI and U.S. Customary units used throughout Chapters that correspond to those in the Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual What's New in This Edition 6 chapters with new material 47 chapters with revisions to existing material 301 new stand-alone, multiple choice exam-like problems 74 updated problems Topics Covered Dynamics and Vibrations: Kinematics; Kinetics; Power Transmission Systems; Vibrating Systems Materials: Engineering Materials Properties and Testing; Thermal Treatment of Metals Fluids: Fluid Properties; Fluid Statics; Fluid Flow Parameters; Fluid Dynamics; Hydraulic Machines Power Cycles: Vapor, Combustion, and Nuclear Power Cycles; Refrigeration and Gas Compression Cycles HVAC: Psychrometrics; Fans, Ductwork, and Ventilation; Heating and Cooling Loads; Air Conditioning Systems Heat Transfer: Natural Convection; Evaporation; Condensation; Forced Convection; Radiation Machine Design: Basic and Advanced Machine Design; Pressure Vessels Thermodynamics: Inorganic Chemistry; Fuels and Combustion; Properties of Substances Control Systems: Modeling and Analysis of Engineering Systems Plant Engineering: Manufacturing Processes; Instrumentation and Measurements; Materials Handling and Processing; Fire Protection Systems; Environmental Pollutants and Remediation; Hazardous Material Storage and Disposal Fundamentals: Math Review; Probability; Statics; Engineering Economic Analysis Law and Ethics: Engineering Law; Ethics
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Six-Minute Solutions for Mechanical PE Exam Mechanical Systems and Materials Problems

Author: Harriet G. Cooke

Publisher: Professional Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9781591261438

Category: Study Aids

Page: 80

View: 2250

With an average of only six minutes to solve each problem on the mechanical PE exam, speed and accuracy are vital to your success—and nothing gets you up to speed like solving problems. Six-Minute Solutions prepares you to answer even the most difficult morning and afternoon mechanical systems and materials problems in just minutes. Learning important strategies to solve these problems quickly and efficiently is the key to passing the mechanical PE exam. Beat the clock on the mechanical PE exam 85 challenging multiple-choice problems, similar in format and difficulty to the actual exam Two levels of difficulty: 19 morning (breadth) problems and 66 afternoon (depth) problems A hint for each problem, to help you get started on the right path Step-by-step solutions outlining how to answer problems quickly and correctly Explanations of the three "distractor" answer choices, so you can see where common errors occur and learn how to avoid them Mechanical Systems and Materials Exam Topics Covered Principles of Mechanical Systems and Materials Applications: Joints and Fasteners Applications: Materials and Process Applications: Mechanical Components Applications: Vibration/Dynamic Analysis
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Mechanical PE Sample Examination

Author: Michael R. Lindeburg

Publisher: Professional Publications Incorporated

ISBN: N.A

Category: Study Aids

Page: 106

View: 5107

Coverage of US and SI units where appropriate. Here is the best way to practice for the mechanical PE exam. The Mechanical PE Sample Examination simulates the 8-hour test, with 40 problems for the morning (breadth) session and 40 problems each for the 3 afternoon (depth) sessions: HVAC and Refrigeration, Mechanical Systems and Materials, and Thermal and Fluids Systems. The problems use the same multiple-choice format as the exam and are accompanied by full solutions. The most realistic practice you can get 40 problems covering the morning portion of the exam 40 problems covering the three afternoon sessions of the exam Replicates the exam format, level of difficulty, time limit, and number of problems Step-by-step solutions help you check your problem-solving methods Helps you identify topics that require extra review
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Civil Engineering Reference Manual for the PE Exam

Author: Michael R. Lindeburg

Publisher: Professional Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9781591264538

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1584

View: 1634

Comprehensive Civil Engineering Coverage You Can Trust The Civil Engineering Reference Manual is the most comprehensive textbook for the NCEES Civil PE exam. This book's time-tested organization and clear explanations start with the basics to help you quickly get up to speed with common civil engineering concepts. Together, the 90 chapters provide an in-depth review of all of the topics, codes, and standards listed in the NCEES Civil PE exam specifications. The extensive index contains thousands of entries, with multiple entries included for each topic, so you'll find what you're looking for no matter how you search. This book features: over 100 appendices containing essential support material over 500 clarifying examples over 550 common civil engineering terms defined in an easy-to-use glossary thousands of equations, figures, and tables industry-standard terminology and nomenclature equal support of U.S. customary and SI units After you pass your exam, the Civil Engineering Reference Manual will continue to serve as an invaluable reference throughout your civil engineering career. Topics Covered Construction: Earthwork Construction and Layout; Estimating Quantities and Costs; Construction Operations and Methods; Scheduling; Material Quality Control and Production; Temporary Structures; Worker Health, Safety, and Environment Geotechnical: Subsurface Exploration and Sampling; Engineering Properties of Soils and Materials; Soil Mechanics Analysis; Earth Structures; Shallow Foundations; Earth Retaining Structures; Deep Foundations Structural: Loadings; Analysis; Mechanics of Materials; Materials; Member Design; Design Criteria Transportation: Traffic Analysis; Geometric Design; Transportation Planning; Traffic Safety Water Resources and Environmental: Closed Conduit Hydraulics; Open Channel Hydraulics; Hydrology; Groundwater and Well Fields; Wastewater Treatment; Water Quality; Water Treatment; Engineering Economics
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Solutions Manual for the Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual

Author: Michael R. Lindeburg

Publisher: Professional Publications Incorporated

ISBN: N.A

Category: Mechanical engineering

Page: 392

View: 3122

When you're studying for the PE examination using the "Mechanical Engineering Reference Manual," you'll be working many practice problems. Don't miss the opportunity to check your work! This "Solutions Manual" provides step-by-step solutions to nearly 350 practice problems in the "Reference Manual," fully explaining each solution process. Solutions are given in the SI and English units.
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Thermal and Fluids Systems Reference Manual for the Mechanical PE Exam

Author: Jeffrey A. Hanson, PE

Publisher: www.ppi2pass.com

ISBN: 1591265223

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 376

View: 3840

The Thermal and Fluids Systems Reference Manual prepares you for the NCEES Mechanical—Thermal and Fluids Systems Exam. It provides a comprehensive review of the principles of thermal and fluids systems. You will learn how to apply concepts by reviewing and working the 88 end-of-topic practice problems. Each problem’s complete solution lets you check your own problem-solving approach. Access to supportive information is just as important as knowledge and problem-solving efficiency. The Thermal and Fluids Systems Reference Manual’s thorough index easily directs you to the codes and concepts you will need during the exam. Cross references to more than 1500 equations, 300 figures, and 30 tables will point you to additional support material when you need it. Topics CoveredFluid MechanicsHeat Transfer PrinciplesThermodynamicsEnergy and Power EquipmentHydraulic and Fluid Equipment
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101 Solved Civil Engineering Problems

Author: Michael R. Lindeburg

Publisher: Professional Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9781888577624

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 205

View: 8635

Practice problems in essay format cover a wide range of exam topics Includes full solutions.
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FE Review Manual

Rapid Preparation for the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam

Author: Michael R. Lindeburg, PE

Publisher: www.ppi2pass.com

ISBN: 1591263522

Category: Study Aids

Page: 872

View: 8876

The Best-Selling Book for FE Exam Preparation The FE Review Manual is the most trusted FE exam preparation book. Gain a better understanding of key concepts and save prep time by reviewing FE exam topics and NCEES Handbook equations in a single location. These equations, along with NCEES Handbook figures and tables, are distinguished in green text for easy cross-referencing. Use the 13 diagnostic exams to identify where you need the most review and improve your problem-solving skills with over 1,200 practice problems. You can also look for PPI's new discipline-specific FE review manuals: FE Civil Review Manual FE Electrical and Computer Review Manual FE Mechanical Review Manual FE Other Disciplines Review Manual Entrust your FE exam preparation to the FE Review Manual and get the power to pass the first time--guaranteed--or we'll refund your purchase price. FE exam coverage in 54 easy-to-read chapters 13 topic-specific diagnostic exams Green text to identify equations, figures, and tables found in the NCEES Handbook Over 1,200 practice problems with step-by-step solutions SI units throughout Sample study schedule Comprehensive, easy-to-use index Exam tips and advice Topics Covered Include Biology Chemistry Computers, Measurement, and Controls Conversion Factors Dynamics Electric Circuits Engineering Economics Ethics Fluid Mechanics Materials Science/Structure of Matter Mathematics Mechanics of Materials Statics Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer Transport Phenomena Units and Fundamental Constants _____________________________ Since 1975, more than 3 million people preparing for their engineering, surveying, architecture, LEED�, interior design, and landscape architecture exams have entrusted their exam prep to PPI. For more information, visit us at www.ppi2pass.com.
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Engineering Unit Conversions

Author: Michael R. Lindeburg

Publisher: Professional Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9781888577334

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 160

View: 1978

Engineering Unit Conversions is to an engineer what a thesaurus is to a writer. Anyone who has struggled with converting grams to slugs, centistokes to square feet per second, or pounds per million gallons (lbm/MG) to milligrams per liter (mg/L) will appreciate this handy book. With more than 4,500 conversions covering traditional English, conventional metric, and SI unites, it is the most complete reference of its kind-and a great timesaver.
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Pe Mechanical Machine Design and Materials Practice Exam

Author: Michael R. Lindeburg

Publisher: Professional Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9781591265412

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 60

View: 1307

PE Mechanical Machine Design and Materials Practice Exam (MEMDPE) offers comprehensive practice for the NCEES Mechanical PE Machine Design and Materials exam. This book is part of a comprehensive learning management system designed to help you pass the Mechanical PE Machine Design and Materials exam the first time.
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Review for the professional engineers' examination for industrial engineers

Author: Donovan Young

Publisher: Inst of Industrial Engineers

ISBN: N.A

Category: Study Aids

Page: 402

View: 8229

Today's rapidly changing marketplace can seem like a jungle for many professionals. Engineering & Management Press offers the books needed to navigate through the wilderness of business techniques and acronyms. EMP's titles provide practical information and proven business methods for most corporate and industrial environments. Our titles cover crucial, timely topics of importance to businesses and managers today -- management, productivity improvement, quality, and related issues. This revised and updated review is the only study guide written for industrial engineers. It tells test takers exactly what they need to know for the revised Professional Engineers' Exam. Filled with practical strategies for taking the test, the author presents and examines thoroughly the topics the examination will cover. Also serves as a resource industrial engineers can use throughout their careers.
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FE Electrical and Computer Review Manual

Author: Michael R. Lindeburg, PE

Publisher: www.ppi2pass.com

ISBN: 1591264499

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 536

View: 8935

The Most Comprehensive Book for the Computer-Based Electrical and Computer FE Exam The FE Electrical and Computer Review Manual offers complete coverage of Electrical and Computer FE exam knowledge areas and the relevant elements—equations, figures, and tables—from the NCEES FE Reference Handbook. With 15 mini-exams to assess your grasp of the exam’s knowledge areas, and concise explanations of thousands of equations and hundreds of figures and tables, the Review Manual contains everything you need to succeed on the Electrical and Computer FE exam. The Review Manual organizes the Handbook elements logically, grouping related concepts that the Handbook has in disparate locations. All Handbook elements are shown in blue for easy identification. Equations and their associated variations and values are clearly presented. Descriptions are succinct and supported by exam-like sample problems, with step-by-step solutions to reinforce the theory and application of fundamental concepts. Thousands of terms are indexed to facilitate cross-referencing. If you are preparing for a different FE exam, choose Michael R. Lindeburg, PE’s FE Civil Review Manual, FE Mechanical Review Manual, FE Other Disciplines Review Manual, or FE Review Manual. Topics Covered: • Circuit Analysis (DC and AC Steady State) • Communications • Computer Networks • Computer Systems • Control Systems • Digital Systems • Electromagnetics • Electronics • Engineering Economics • Engineering Sciences • Ethics and Professional Practice • Linear Systems • Mathematics • Power • Probability and Statistics • Properties of Electrical Materials • Signal Processing • Software Development
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Transportation Depth Reference Manual for the Civil PE Exam

Author: Norman R. Voigt, PE, PLS

Publisher: www.ppi2pass.com

ISBN: 1591264685

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 350

View: 8205

Comprehensive Coverage for the Civil PE Exam’s Transportation Depth Section To succeed on the Civil PE exam’s transportation depth section, you’ll need to know the exam subject matter and how to efficiently solve related problems. The Transportation Depth Reference Manual provides a concise but thorough review of the exam topics and associated equations. Its 48 example problems show how to apply concepts and equations to solve exam-like problems. More than 25 end-of-chapter problems provide opportunities for independent problem-solving practice, and step-by-step solutions allow you to check your solution approach. Just as important as exam topic knowledge and an efficient solving method is quick access to the information you’ll need during the exam. This book’s thorough index will direct you to what you’re looking for. You can locate related support material by following the references to the 297 equations, 119 tables, 113 figures, and 36 appendices, and to the exam-adopted codes and standards listed below.AASHTO Green Book, 6th edition (2011)AASHTO Guide for Design of Pavement Structures (1993, and 1998 supplement)AASHTO Roadside Design Guide, 4th edition (2011)AASHTO Mechanistic-Empirical Pavement Design Guide: A Manual of Practice, interim edition (2008)AASHTO Guide for the Planning, Design, and Operation of Pedestrian Facilities, 1st edition (2004)AASHTO Highway Safety Manual, 1st edition (2010)AI The Asphalt Handbook, 7th edition (2007)FHWA Hydraulic Design of Highway Culverts, 3rd edition (2012)HCM (2010, with changes through 2014)MUTCD (2009, including revisions in 2012)PCA, 16th edition (2016) Exam Topics CoveredAlternatives AnalysisConstruction Operations and MethodsGeometric DesignPavement DesignPedestrian and Mass Transit AnalysisTraffic Control DesignTraffic-SafetyTransportation Engineering
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The Essentials of Technical Communication

Author: Elizabeth Tebeaux,Sam Dragga

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780190856144

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 432

View: 1871

This text is a clear, concise, and practical guide to effective technical communication in today's world. Divided into two parts, the book begins with rhetorical principles that help students understand the contexts in which various types of documents will be read and used. The second partexplains the major types of technical documents and offers checklists for students to use in preparing these documents.
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EIT Review Manual

Rapid Preparation for the General Fundamentals of Engineering Exam, Current for the 1998-1999 Exam

Author: Michael R. Lindeburg

Publisher: Professional Publications Incorporated

ISBN: N.A

Category: Engineering

Page: 820

View: 6185

The best-selling review book for the general Fundamentals of Engineering (FE/EIT) exam. New to this edition are coverage of new subjects within selected topic areas -- following the official exam hand-out -- and more practice problems. Every exam topic is reviewed, and there are more than 1100 problems and a realistic 8-hour practice exam. Solutions to all problems and the practice exam are included. The EIT Review Manual features a money-back guarantee from the publisher.
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