Publication Date: July 24, 2012 | ISBN-10: 0071787720 ISBN-13 :978-0071787727 Edition: 2
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The most complete, up-to-date civil engineering PE exam guide
Ace Civil Engineering PE exam first try! Completely revised to conform to the new PE civil syllabus, the new specifications, and the latest design standards, “Civil Engineering PE Exam Guide” (second edition), covering all materials, including civil engineering (PE principle of civil law and practice) examination by the Engineering and measurement of the National Board of Examiners (NCEES). With more than 200 pages of new material, this edition includes a new chapter in highway pavement design.
This authoritative volume in the breadth and depth of the actual exam format and formulas, diagrams, exam preparation strategies, exercises and more than 150 chapters solution. Designed to help you easily pass the exam, detailed, comprehensive resource also serves as an important reference work.
Covers all the exam topics, including:
Structure: load analysis, mechanics of materials, materials, component design
Geotechnical Engineering: Subsurface soil sampling and material engineering properties of soil mechanics analysis of earth structures, foundations, retaining structures
Water resources and environmental hydraulics, hydrology, water treatment, waste water treatment
Transportation: traffic analysis, geometric design, transportation planning, traffic safety
Construction: earthwork construction and layout, quantity and cost estimates, quality control and production scheduling, materials, temporary structures