Quick Reference for the Civil Engineering PE Exam

Quick Reference for the Civil Engineering PE Exam Author Michael R. Lindeburg
ISBN-10 1888577762
Release 2002-01-01
Pages 111
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Organizes all important formulas for fast access during the exam Correlated to chapters in the Reference Manual.



Civil Engineering Reference Manual for the PE Exam

Civil Engineering Reference Manual for the PE Exam Author Michael R. Lindeburg
ISBN-10 1591264537
Release 2014-07-01
Pages 1584
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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



Practice Problems for the Civil Engineering PE Exam

Practice Problems for the Civil Engineering PE Exam Author Michael R. Lindeburg
ISBN-10 159126510X
Release 2015-11-19
Pages 816
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Practice Problems for the Civil Engineering PE Exam contains over 915 problems designed to reinforce your knowledge of the topics presented in the Civil Engineering Reference Manual. Short, six-minute, multiple-choice problems follow the format of the NCEES Civil PE exam and focus on individual engineering concepts. Longer, more complex problems challenge your skills in identifying and applying related engineering concepts. Problems will also familiarize you with the codes and standards you'll use on the exam. 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. All solution methodologies permitted by the NCEES Civil PE exam (e.g., ASD and LRFD) are presented. Frequent references to figures, tables, equations, and appendices in the Civil Engineering Reference Manual and the exam-adopted codes and standards will direct you to relevant support material.



Structural Engineering Reference Manual Eighth Edition

Structural Engineering Reference Manual  Eighth Edition Author Alan Williams, PhD, SE, FICE, C Eng
ISBN-10 9781591264965
Release 2015-06-11
Pages 512
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Comprehensive Coverage for the 16-Hour Structural Engineering Exam The Structural Engineering Reference Manual prepares you for the NCEES 16-hour Structural Engineering (SE) exam. It covers all exam topics and provides a comprehensive review of structural analysis and design methods. Exam-adopted codes and standards are frequently referenced, and solving methods—including strength design for timber and masonry—are thoroughly explained. You will learn how to apply concepts pertaining to vertical and lateral forces by reviewing the 244 example problems. You will also strengthen your problem-solving skills by working the 44 end-of-chapter practice problems. Each problem’s complete solution lets you check your own solving approach. New for the 8th edition, both ASD and LRFD/SD solutions and explanations are provided for masonry problems, allowing you to familiarize yourself with different problem solving methods. Access to supportive information is just as important as knowledge and problem-solving efficiency. The Structural Engineering Reference Manual’s thorough index easily directs you to the codes and concepts you will need during the exam. Cross references to more than 700 equations, 60 tables, 190 figures, 8 appendices, and relevant codes will point you to additional support material when you need it. Topics covered: • Bridges • Foundations and Retaining Structures • Lateral Forces (Wind and Seismic) • Prestressed Concrete • Reinforced Concrete • Reinforced Masonry • Structural Steel • Timber Referenced Codes and Standards: • AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications (AASHTO) • Building Code Requirements and Specification for Masonry Structures (TMS 402/602) • Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete (ACI 318) • International Building Code (IBC) • Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures (ASCE 7) • National Design Specification for Wood Construction ASD/LRFD and National Design Specification Supplement, Design Values for Wood Construction (NDS) • North American Specification for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members (AISI) • PCI Design Handbook: Precast and Prestressed Concrete (PCI) • Seismic Design Manual (AISC 327) • Special Design Provisions for Wind and Seismic with Commentary (SDPWS) • Steel Construction Manual (AISC 325)



Practice Problems for the Civil Engineering PE Exam

Practice Problems for the Civil Engineering PE Exam Author Michael R. Lindeburg
ISBN-10 1591260485
Release 2006
Pages 672
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Build your confidence and improve your problem-solving skillsMore than 500 problems, similar in format and difficulty to the actual examCoordinated with the chapters in the new edition of the Civil Engineering Reference ManualStep-by-step solutions explain of how to reach the correct answer most efficientlyOver 20 new problems based on the updated structural design standards.



Structural engineering handbook

Structural engineering handbook Author Edwin Henry Gaylord
ISBN-10 UOM:39015040656863
Release 1997-01-16
Pages 1248
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The only reference to all important structural engineering principles and design techniques, this best-selling, internationally renowned handbook is updated for current standard specifications and codes (including the 1994 AASHTO specifications) and the latest design developments. Contributions from structural engineers discuss a broad range of vital topics. Concise, practical and user-friendly, this one-of-a-kind resource gives you not only up-to-the-minute information on the planning, design, and construction of a variety of engineered structures, but also practical examples and detailed descriptions of design procedures.



Materials Science and Engineering An Introduction 9th Edition

Materials Science and Engineering  An Introduction  9th Edition Author William D. Callister
ISBN-10 9781118476543
Release 2013-11-20
Pages 992
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Building on the extraordinary success of eight best-selling editions, Callister's new Ninth Edition of Materials Science and Engineering continues to promote student understanding of the three primary types of materials (metals, ceramics, and polymers) and composites, as well as the relationships that exist between the structural elements of materials and their properties.



Seismic Design of Building Structures Eleventh Edition

Seismic Design of Building Structures  Eleventh Edition Author Michael R. Lindeburg, PE
ISBN-10 9781591264705
Release 2014-10-21
Pages 268
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Seismic Design of Building Structures A Professional’s Introduction to Earthquake Forces and Design Details Eleventh Edition Seismic Design of Building Structures presents the seismic design concepts most essential to engineers, architects, and students of civil and structural engineering and architecture. The book’s 15 chapters provide a concise but thorough review of seismic theory, code application, design principles, and structural analysis. The 30 example problems demonstrate how to apply concepts, codes, and equations to solve realistic problems. More than 125 practice problems provide opportunities for independent problem-solving practice, and complete solutions allow you to check your solution approach. This book includes two comprehensive indexes—one of key terms and another of seismic building codes—to quickly direct you to the information you are looking for. You can also locate related support material by following references throughout the text to the 150 equations, 29 tables, 144 figures, and 16 appendices, and to relevant codes and standards. Topics Covered: • Basic Seismology • Details of Seismic-Resistant Structures (Concrete, Masonry, Steel, Wood) • Diaphragm Theory • Earthquake Characteristics • Effects of Earthquakes on Structures • General Structural Design • Response of Structures • Seismic Building Code • Special Design Features • Tilt-Up Construction • Vibration Theory Referenced Codes and Standards: • ACI 318 • ACI 530 • AISC 341 • AISC 360 • ASCE/SEI7 • IBC • NDS • SDPWD



Foundations of Behavioral Neuroscience

Foundations of Behavioral Neuroscience Author Neil R. Carlson
ISBN-10 0205946143
Release 2014
Pages 492
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"Helps apply the research findings of behavioral neuroscience to daily life. " The ninth edition of "Foundations of Behavioral Neuroscience" offers a concise introduction to behavioral neuroscience. The text incorporates the latest studies and research in the rapidly changing fields of neuroscience and physiological psychology. The theme of strategies of learning helps readers apply these research findings to daily life. "Foundations of Behavioral Neuroscience "is an ideal choice for the instructor who wants a concise text with a good balance of human and animal studies. MyPsychLab is an integral part of the Carlson program. Key learning applications include the MyPsychLab Brain. Teaching & Learning Experience "Personalize Learning"" "MyPsychLab is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program. It helps students prepare for class and instructor gauge individual and class performance."Improve Critical Thinking"" "Each chapter begins with a list of Learning Objectives that also serve as the framework for the Study Guide that accompanies this text. "Engage Students"" "An Interim Summary follows each major section of the book. The summaries provide useful reviews and also break each chapter into manageable chunks. "Explore Theory/Research"" "APS Reader, "Current Directions in Biopsychology" in MyPsychLab "Support Instructors"" " A full set of supplements, including MyPsychLab, provides instructors with all the resources and support they need. 0205962092 / 9780205962099 Foundations of Behavioral Neuroscience Plus NEW MyPsychLab with eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0205206514 / 9780205206513 NEW MyPsychLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card 0205940242 / 9780205940240 Foundations of Behavioral Neuroscience



Java 2 The Complete Reference Fifth Edition

Java 2  The Complete Reference  Fifth Edition Author Herbert Schildt
ISBN-10 UOM:39015058149231
Release 2002-08-13
Pages 1154
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This guide to the Java language details everything programmers need to know about how to develop, compile, debug and run Java applications and applets.



Basics of Retaining Wall Design 10th Edition

Basics of Retaining Wall Design  10th Edition Author Hugh Brooks
ISBN-10 0976836491
Release 2013-10-29
Pages 298
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Design guide for earth retaining structures. Updated and expanded new 10th edtition covers nearly every type of earth retaining structure: cantilevered, counterfort, restrained (basement walls), gravity, segmental, sheet pile, sodier pile, and others. Current building code requirements are covered including IBC '12, MSJC '11, ACI 318-11, ASCE 7-10, CBC '13, and AASHTO. Topics include types of retaining structures, basic soil mechanics, design of concrete and masonry walls, lateral earth pressures, seismic design, surcharges, pile and pier foundations, and swimming pool walls. Fourteen varied design examples. Comprehensive Appendix. Glossary of terminology. 246 pages. 8-1/2x11 paperback.



Multimedia Making It Work Eighth Edition

Multimedia  Making It Work  Eighth Edition Author Tay Vaughan
ISBN-10 0071748504
Release 2010-11-29
Pages 560
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This thoroughly revised and updated full-color text covers the most current multimedia tools, techniques, and technologies, including Web and mobile content design and delivery Multimedia: Making It Work, Eighth Edition teaches fundamental multimedia concepts and shows you the process of managing multimedia production. Beginning with the essential multimedia building blocks of text, images, sound, animation, and video, the book educates you on the business of making multimedia. Project planning, costs, design, production, talent acquisition, testing, and delivery are also covered. Discussions of the most up-to-date technologies run throughout the chapters, with coverage of Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS), the architecture for multimedia content delivery used in mobile devices. Lab projects have been updated with applications of multimedia on the Web, such as shooting videos on a cell phone and uploading the results to websites. Both Windows and Mac environments are covered. Starting with this edition, software tools will be drawn from Open Source and shareware. Each chapter of the text focuses on highlighted learning objectives and includes chapter summaries, key term lists, end-of-chapter quizzes, and lab projects. Multimedia: Making It Work, Eighth Edition features: New coverage of Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS), the architecture for multimedia content delivery to mobile devices Updated lab projects that feature multimedia Web applications A focus on open source software tools Free Online Learning Center with two user interfaces: student interface includes objectives and links to chapter quizzes; instructor interface hosts instructor’s guide, course syllabus, end-of-chapter question solutions, PowerPoint slides, and a link to an EZ Test test bank. CD-ROM with all the chapter review questions from the book in a practice test application and trial versions of different multimedia software All-inclusive coverage: What is Multimedia; Text; Images; Sound; Animation; Video; Making Multimedia; Multimedia Skills; Planning and Costing; Design and Production; Content and Talent; The Internet and Multimedia; Designing for the Web; Delivering



Time Saver Standards for Building Types

Time Saver Standards for Building Types Author Joseph De Chiara
ISBN-10 0071202412
Release 2001
Pages 1200
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"The only comprehensive reference to all building types, Time-Saver Standards for Building Types, Fourth Edition is loaded with all the essential design criteria and standards you need to prepare preliminary designs, execute programming requirements, and analyze the functions and uses of a building. Authors Joseph DeChiara and Michael Crosbie focus on topical issues of rehabilitation, change of use, preservation, accessibility, energy conservation, and environmental regulations. New material in this edition includes home offices, entertainment centers, assisted living, primary-care and wellness facilities, day-care and nursery facilities, jails and prisons, places of worship, health clubs, international sports facilities, and new rail facilities. What's more, new international examples and full metrification make the book a truly global publication."--Publisher's description.



Engineering Economic Analysis

Engineering Economic Analysis Author Donald G. Newnan
ISBN-10 0199339279
Release 2013-11-29
Pages 668
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The twelfth edition of the market-leading Engineering Economic Analysis offers comprehensive coverage of financial and economic decision making for engineers, with an emphasis on problem solving, life-cycle costs, and the time value of money. The authors' concise, accessible writing, practical emphasis, and contemporary examples linked to students' everyday lives make this text the most popular among students. In addition, with its extensive support package and logical progression of topics, this is the easiest book to teach from. New to the Twelfth Edition * 500 new or revised problems--answers to most even problems now in Appendix E * Six new and nine updated chapter-opening vignettes provide extended real-world examples * Twenty new Excel tutorial videos added to the updated set of thirty-six from the eleventh edition * New visual "five-button solutions" help simplify the use of spreadsheets and calculators * A new Appendix 12A aggregates coverage of personal income taxes, which now includes time value of money problems INSTRUCTOR SUPPORT PACKAGE * An Instructor's Manual including full solutions to all text problems in print format * An updated and expanded set of supplemental materials, including new test questions, as well as the solutions to the Cases in Engineering Economy, 2E, text available on Oxford's Ancillary Resource Center. Please contact your Oxford University Press sales representative for access. * Two PowerPoint-based lecture resources: Fully customizable PowerPoint-based lecture outlines, ready for immediate use or modification, and slides of every figure and table in the text * Learning Management System support: Most of the electronic ancillaries are available as pre-formatted cartridges for upload into a learning management system Instructor Support Package available to adopters of the twelfth edition (not included with book, available separately) STUDENT SUPPORT PACKAGE * Free casebook: In-text CD includes Cases in Engineering Economy, 2E, a collection of fifty-four case studies designed to help students apply the theories and concepts of engineering economy to real-world situations * Study Guide: Packaged with every copy of the student text; contains practice questions with detailed solutions for every chapter in the text * Companion Website (www.oup.com/us/newnan) featuring: * 100 additional sample FE exam problems * Interactive tutorial questions for many chapters * Video tutorials for Microsoft Excel, explaining how to use Excel to work specific financial calculations * Updated interactive spreadsheet models Student Support Package available to adopters of the twelfth edition (not included with book, available separately)



Lange Q A Obstetrics Gynecology 9th Edition

Lange Q A Obstetrics   Gynecology  9th Edition Author Vern Katz
ISBN-10 9780071712132
Release 2011-06-01
Pages 404
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The most thorough and up-to-date obstetrics and gynecology review available for the USMLE Step 2 CK and the Ob/Gyn clerkship exam 1300+ board-style questions deliver a thorough review of the clerkship’s core competencies LANGE Q&A Obstetrics & Gynecology, 9e features more than 1300 USMLE-style questions and answers with concise but comprehensive explanations of correct and incorrect answer choices. This trusted review simulates the USMLE Step 2 CK test-taking experience by including clinical vignette questions and updates on the latest in obstetric and gynecologic treatment, therapies, diseases and disorders. Questions are carefully selected to match the style and difficulty level of what students will see on the actual exams. The ninth edition features more than 35 images, and has been student and resident reviewed to assure the most relevant, up-to-date content possible. Build confidence and assess your knowledge with 1,300+ USMLE-style questions Get detailed explanations for why answers are correct or incorrect Review one subject at a time to pinpoint your strengths and weaknesses Gain a better understanding of key concepts with more than 35 images Bolster your preparation with a 150-question comprehensive practice exam Everything you need to excel: Clinical vignette questions simulate what you will see on the actual exam Student and resident reviewed to make sure you are studying the most relevant material possible Written by experienced Ob-Gyn faculty Questions focus on high-yield material, allowing you to maximize your study time



Handbook of Chemical Engineering Calculations Fourth Edition

Handbook of Chemical Engineering Calculations  Fourth Edition Author Tyler G. Hicks
ISBN-10 9780071768030
Release 2012-07-30
Pages 896
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Solve chemical engineering problems quickly and accurately Fully revised throughout with new procedures, Handbook of Chemical Engineering Calculations, Fourth Edition shows how to solve the main process-related problems that often arise in chemical engineering practice. New calculations reflect the latest green technologies and environmental engineering standards. Featuring contributions from global experts, this comprehensive guide is packed with worked-out numerical procedures. Practical techniques help you to solve problems manually or by using computer-based methods. By following the calculations presented in this book, you will be able to achieve accurate results with minimal time and effort. Coverage includes: Physical and chemical properties Stoichiometry Phase equilibrium Chemical reaction equilibrium Reaction kinetics, reactor design, and system thermodynamics Flow of fluids and solids Heat transfer Distillation Extraction and leaching Crystallization Absorption and stripping Liquid agitation Size reduction Filtration Air pollution control Water pollution control Biotechnology Cost engineering



Measurement and Evaluation in Physical Education and Exercise Science

Measurement and Evaluation in Physical Education and Exercise Science Author Alan C. Lacy
ISBN-10 9780321951380
Release 2014-03-14
Pages 587
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