Title : Elements of Mechanical Engineering
Authors : Kestoor Praveen & M.R. Ramesh
No. of pages : 364
Price : Rs. 200*
Elements of Mechanical Engineering is a text book for I/II semester students of all branches of engineering of Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belgaum. The book aims to enable the reader to appreciate mechanical engineering as a fascinating area of study. Packed with well illustrated sketches and descriptions in a concise and lucid manner, the book makes the readers to explore the world of mechanical engineering. A number of solved numerical problems help the readers to understand the application areas of the material covered. Multiple choice questions in every chapter further enhances the readers’ knowledge. Questions are framed from the depth of every topic to challenge the students’ ability to apply factual knowledge to a given situation/information. Questions from previous VTU examinations (from 1999 – 2010) have been included for the benefit of the students from examination point of view.
Two question papers of previous VTU examinations have been completely solved to help the students’ to have a systematical approach and structure for answering the given questions. This also helps the students to face the examination with confidence and joy. The book fulfills the aspirations and expectations of the current students and the concerned faculties.