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Rank Topic Wikipedia views
1 Newton's laws of motion 14,667
2 Momentum 6,390
3 Moment of inertia 5,081
4 Work (physics) 5,000
5 Stress (mechanics) 4,306
6 Centripetal force 3,432
7 Centrifugal force 2,812
8 Yield (engineering) 2,725
9 Truss 2,609
10 Pulley 2,469
11 Motion (physics) 2,009
12 List of moments of inertia 1,998
13 Poisson's ratio 1,838
14 Trajectory 1,771
15 Mechanics 1,645
16 Fracture 1,389
17 Right-hand rule 1,315
18 Statistical mechanics 1,165
19 Power-to-weight ratio 1,106
20 Q factor 1,106
21 Mechanical energy 1,066
23 Torsion (mechanics) 897
24 Collision 869
25 Projectile motion 868
26 Wedge (mechanical device) 749
27 Degrees of freedom (mechanics) 673
28 Free body diagram 659
29 Polar moment of inertia 620
30 Parallel axis theorem 550
31 Cylinder stresses 532
32 Atwood machine 529
33 Coefficient of restitution 478
34 Centrifugal force (rotating reference frame) 468
35 Mohr's circle 458
36 Chain drive 453
37 Physical body 433
38 Applied mechanics 404
39 Banked turn 378
40 Electromechanics 331
41 Six degrees of freedom 324
42 Couple (mechanics) 324
43 Infinitesimal strain theory 294
44 Reduced mass 259
45 Implosion (mechanical process) 253
46 Three point flexural test 235
47 Pressure drop 234
48 Right hand grip rule 203
50 Lumped element model 174
51 Shock (mechanics) 169
52 Reactive centrifugal force 168
53 Mechanical filter 167
54 Failure theory (material) 163
55 Multibody system 148
56 Collision course 138
57 Euler's laws of motion 121
58 Stall (engine) 117
59 Gravity train 113
60 Photoelasticity 111
61 Mechanics of planar particle motion 111
62 Kirchhoff equations 104
63 Geomechanics 99
64 Vis viva 96
65 J integral 88
66 Rubber Elasticity 86
67 Differential pulley 85
68 Newton's notation 78
69 Diaphragm (mechanical device) 78
70 Ramberg–Osgood relationship 78
71 Stall torque 76
72 Screw theory 72
73 Directional stability 68
74 Sandwich theory 67
75 Mechanics of structures 65
76 Tensor derivative (continuum mechanics) 64
77 Belt friction 64
78 Tsai-Wu failure criterion 60
79 Effective potential 58
80 Mass distribution 58
81 Strain energy release rate 56
82 Duhamel's integral 52
83 Cyclic stress 51
84 Variable cycle engine 48
85 Telescoping (mechanics) 48
86 Computational mechanics 46
87 Precession (mechanical) 46
89 Structural rigidity 41
90 Virtual displacement 39
91 Mechanical traveller 38
92 Newtonian dynamics 37
93 Generalized forces 37
94 Pieter van Musschenbroek 35
95 Mechanician 34
96 Multi Function Structure 31
97 Friction torque 30
98 Featherstone's algorithm 29
99 Eversharp 29
100 Cremona diagram 28
101 Collision response 28
102 DBrn 27
103 Computational Aeroacoustics 27
104 Byerlee's law 26
105 Kolsky's bar 26
106 Ideal machine 25
107 Inertia tensor of triangle 25
108 Slewing 23
110 Erv Kanemoto 21
111 Polhode 21
112 Acoustic lubrication 19
113 Eric Davidson (survivor) 19
114 Moments of inertia 18
115 Membrane analogy 18
116 Photomechanical effect 18
117 Velocity ratio 18
118 Scleronomous 17
119 Unilateral contact 17
120 Lame's stress ellipsoid 17
121 George Rankine Irwin 15
122 Contact dynamics 15
123 Alan Needleman 14
124 Monogenic system 14
125 Rheonomous 13
126 Micro-Mechanics of Failure 13
127 Physics of skiing 12
128 Mathieu transformation 10
129 Causal contact 9
130 Giordano Riccati 9
131 Resistance distance (mechanics) 9
132 Hosford yield criterion 8
133 Pair potential 7
134 Herpolhode 7
135 Electromechanical modeling 7
136 Non-smooth mechanics 7
137 König's theorem (kinetics) 6
138 Body moment less than 5 views
139 Centroids less than 5 views
140 Area moments of inertia less than 5 views
141 Tooth Interior Fatigue Fracture less than 5 views
142 Izrael Abraham Staffel less than 5 views
143 Christensen Failure Criterion less than 5 views

# Encyclopedia

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