Construction Depth Practice Exams for the Civil PE Exam

Author: Beth Lin Hartmann

Publisher: Professional Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9781591265498

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 82

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Construction Depth Practice Exams for the Civil PE Exam contains two 40-problem multiple-choice exams consistent with the NCEES Civil PE transportation depth exam's format and specifications. Like the actual exam, the problems in this bookrequire an average of six minutes to solve.

The Design of Everyday Things

Psychologie und Design der alltäglichen Dinge

Author: Norman Don

Publisher: Vahlen

ISBN: 3800648105

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 320

View: 6149

Apple, Audi, Braun oder Samsung machen es vor: Gutes Design ist heute eine kritische Voraussetzung für erfolgreiche Produkte. Dieser Klassiker beschreibt die fundamentalen Prinzipien, um Dinge des täglichen Gebrauchs umzuwandeln in unterhaltsame und zufriedenstellende Produkte. Don Norman fordert ein Zusammenspiel von Mensch und Technologie mit dem Ziel, dass Designer und Produktentwickler die Bedürfnisse, Fähigkeiten und Handlungsweisen der Nutzer in den Vordergrund stellen und Designs an diesen angepasst werden. The Design of Everyday Things ist eine informative und spannende Einführung für Designer, Marketer, Produktentwickler und für alle an gutem Design interessierten Menschen. Zum Autor Don Norman ist emeritierter Professor für Kognitionswissenschaften. Er lehrte an der University of California in San Diego und der Northwest University in Illinois. Mitte der Neunzigerjahre leitete Don Norman die Advanced Technology Group bei Apple. Dort prägte er den Begriff der User Experience, um über die reine Benutzbarkeit hinaus eine ganzheitliche Erfahrung der Anwender im Umgang mit Technik in den Vordergrund zu stellen. Norman ist Mitbegründer der Beratungsfirma Nielsen Norman Group und hat unter anderem Autohersteller von BMW bis Toyota beraten. „Keiner kommt an Don Norman vorbei, wenn es um Fragen zu einem Design geht, das sich am Menschen orientiert.“ Brand Eins 7/2013 „Design ist einer der wichtigsten Wettbewerbsvorteile. Dieses Buch macht Spaß zu lesen und ist von größter Bedeutung.” Tom Peters, Co-Autor von „Auf der Suche nach Spitzenleistungen“

Finite-Elemente-Methoden

Author: Klaus-Jürgen Bathe

Publisher: Springer Verlag

ISBN: 9783540668060

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1253

View: 6261

Dieses Lehr- und Handbuch behandelt sowohl die elementaren Konzepte als auch die fortgeschrittenen und zukunftsweisenden linearen und nichtlinearen FE-Methoden in Statik, Dynamik, Festkörper- und Fluidmechanik. Es wird sowohl der physikalische als auch der mathematische Hintergrund der Prozeduren ausführlich und verständlich beschrieben. Das Werk enthält eine Vielzahl von ausgearbeiteten Beispielen, Rechnerübungen und Programmlisten. Als Übersetzung eines erfolgreichen amerikanischen Lehrbuchs hat es sich in zwei Auflagen auch bei den deutschsprachigen Ingenieuren etabliert. Die umfangreichen Änderungen gegenüber der Vorauflage innerhalb aller Kapitel - vor allem aber der fortgeschrittenen - spiegeln die rasche Entwicklung innerhalb des letzten Jahrzehnts auf diesem Gebiet wieder.

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: 1870

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

Civil Engineering License Review, 14th Edition

Author: Donald G. Newnan

Publisher: Dearborn Trade Publishing

ISBN: 9780793185467

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: N.A

View: 3083

A review specifically for the latest version of the Civil Engineering/Professional Engineer Exam. Covers exam topics in 12 sections: Buildings; Bridges; Foundations and Retaining Structures; Seismic Design; Hydraulics; Engineering Hydrology; Water Treatment/Distribution; Wastewater Treatment; Geotechnical/Soils Engineering; and Ideal for the new breadth/depth exam A detailed discussion of the exam and how to prepare for it 335 essay and multiple-choice exam problems with a total of 650 individual questions A complete 24-problem sample exam Updated for 1997 UBC and all of the latest codes Appendix on Engineering Economy Since some states do not allow books containing solutions to be taken into the CE/PE Exam, the end-of-chapter problems do not have the solutions in this book.

16-Hour Structural Engineering (Se) Practice Exam for Buildings

Author: Joseph S. Schuster

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781591264910

Category: Study Aids

Page: 184

View: 8478

The Most Realistic Practice for the SE Exam 16-Hour Structural Engineering (SE) Practice Exam for Buildings contains two 40-problem, multiple-choice breadth exams and two four-essay depth exams consistent with the NCEES SE exam's format and specifications. Like the exam, this book's multiple-choice problems require an average of six minutes to solve, and the essay problems can be solved in one hour. Comprehensive step-by-step solutions for all problems demonstrate accurate and efficient problem-solving approaches. The solutions to the depth exams' essay problems use blue text to identify the information you will be expected to include in your exam booklet to receive full credit. The supplemental content uses black text to enhance your understanding of the solution process. 16-Hour Structural Engineering (SE) Practice Exam for Buildings will help you to - prepare for all four exam components - connect relevant theory to exam-like problems - identify accurate problem-solving approaches - navigate the exam-adopted codes and standards - solve problems under timed conditions 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/SEI7) - National Design Specification for Wood Construction ASD/LRFD (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) - Special Design Provisions for Wind and Seismic with Commentary (NDS SDPWS) - Steel Construction Manual (AISC) About the Author Joseph S. Schuster, SE, PE, is a practicing structural engineer licensed in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Illinois. He obtained a bachelor of science in civil engineering from Cornell University and a master of science in structural engineering from Stanford University. Mr. Schuster works in New York City, New York for the national engineering firm Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc., where he is involved in the structural design and renovation of steel, concrete, masonry, and wood buildings. He has also worked extensively on projects involving the repair and adaptive reuse of historic structures and has investigated several building collapses. Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (SGH) is a national engineering firm that designs, investigates, and rehabilitates structures and building enclosures. SGH's award-winning work includes building, nuclear, transportation, water/wastewater, and science/defense projects throughout the United States and in more than 30 other countries. Also Available for Structural Engineering (SE) Exam Candidates Structural Engineering Reference Manual Structural Engineering Solved Problems Six-Minute Solutions for Structural Engineering (SE) Exam Morning Breadth Problems Concrete Design for the Civil and Structural PE Exams Steel Design for the Civil and Structural PE Exams Timber Design for the Civil and Structural PE Exams

SSC Junior Engineer Civil & Structural Recruitment Exam Guide 3rd Edition

Author: Disha Experts

Publisher: Disha Publications

ISBN: 9388373391

Category:

Page: 612

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SSC Junior Engineer Civil & Structural Engineering Recruitment Exam Guide This new edition adds 2 new papers of 2017 & 3 new chapters in the Technical Section - Building Materials, Estimating, Costing & Valuation & Environmental Engineering. The book is divided into 3 Units (Civil & Structural Engineering, General Intelligence & Reasoning and General Awareness) & 44 Chapters. All the chapters contain detailed theory along with solved examples. Exhaustive question bank at the end of each chapter is provided in the form of Exercise. Solutions to the Exercise have been provided at the end of each chapter. Solved Question paper of SSC Junior Engineer Civil & Structural 2017 (2 papers), 2016, 2015 & 2014 have been provided for students to understand the latest pattern and level of questions.

No Man's Land

Leben an der mexikanischen Grenze

Author: Francisco Cantú

Publisher: Carl Hanser Verlag GmbH Co KG

ISBN: 3446261419

Category: Political Science

Page: 240

View: 548

Was Francisco Cantú an der amerikanisch-mexikanischen Grenze erlebt, bringt ihn fast um den Verstand. Cantú hat Politik studiert und wollte am eigenen Leib erfahren, was an der Grenze wirklich geschieht. Als Mitglied der United States Border Patrol rettet er Verdurstende aus der Wüste, deportiert aber auch illegale Einwanderer oder erlebt, wie Familien auseinandergerissen werden. In seiner persönlichen Reportage zeigt er, was Grenzen für die Menschen wirklich bedeuten. No Man’s Land mutet wie eine Tragödie an und bildet doch die Realität wahrheitsgetreu ab, unverzerrt, grausam und zutiefst berührend.

Lebensnetz

Ein neues Verständnis der lebendigen Welt

Author: Fritjof Capra

Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag

ISBN: 3105608494

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 384

View: 903

Die Königsfrage aller Wissenschaft und Philosophie lautet seit über zwei Jahrtausenden: «Was ist Leben?» Fritjof Capra führt die wichtigsten physikalischen, biologischen, kybernetischen und psychologischen Forschungsansätze zu einer Gesamtschau zusammen, die aufgrund ihrer Einzigartigkeit nur einen Namen verdient: die Capra-Synthese. (Dieser Text bezieht sich auf eine frühere Ausgabe.)

Core Engineering Concepts for Students and Professionals

Author: Michael R. Lindeburg

Publisher: www.ppi2pass.com

ISBN: N.A

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1440

View: 9328

The New Classic Engineering Reference Find the answers to all your engineering questions with Core Engineering Concepts for Students and Professionals. This authoritative reference provides comprehensive coverage of thousands of engineering concepts in one convenient book, making it an essential addition to every engineer's personal library. Core Engineering Concepts is a cross-disciplinary reference that can be used by those studying or practicing in any engineering field, including civil, mechanical, electrical, structural, environmental, industrial, or chemical engineering. Written for both students and professionals by an experienced engineer, it incorporates more than 30 years of feedback from hundreds of other engineers. Students can easily supplement their studies with this broad review of engineering fundamentals, which includes many subjects typically covered in 4- and 5-year engineering degree programs. Equally useful for professional engineers, this definitive reference emphasizes the principles and techniques used on a daily basis, as well as the specialized topics that may be encountered in practice. The Go-To Reference for Engineering Students and Professionals · Covers the breadth of a 4-year engineering degree · Contains civil, mechanical, electrical, chemical, and industrial engineering subjects · Features 82 chapters covering thousands of engineering concepts · Contains more than 580 examples with step-by-step solutions · Presents over 3,700 essential engineering equations and formulas · References over 780 tables and 315 conversion factors in detailed appendices · Lists fully defined nomenclature for each chapter · Includes a comprehensive index Topics Covered · Atomic Theory · Biology · Chemistry · Circuits · Computer Programming · Dynamics · Engineering Licensure · Engineering Management · Fluids · Heat Transfer · Material Science · Mathematics · Mechanics of Materials · Physical Representation · Physics · Statics · Systems Analysis · Thermodynamics _____________________________ Since 1975 more than 2 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.

Kristallmodelle

Symmetriemodelle der 32 Kristallklassen zum Selbstbau

Author: Rüdiger Borchardt,Siegfried Turowski

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

ISBN: 3486844989

Category: Science

Page: 44

View: 8016

32 Modellbaubögen ermöglichen, Kristalle sämtlicher Klassen selbst zusammenzubauen. Eine kurze Einführung, eine übersichtliche Tabelle der 32 Kristallklassen sowie ein Lernkartensystem komplettieren das Heft. "Kristallmodelle" ist im Set mit weiteren Titeln zum Sonderpreis erhältlich (s. S. 28f.)