Foundation of Mechanical Engineering is solely written with the view to help B.E. I year students tomaster the difficult concepts. Needless to emphasise, this new book has been designed a self learning capsule. With this aim in view, the material has been organised in a logical order and lots of solved problems and line diagrams have been incorporated to enable students to thoroughly master of the subject. It is believed that this book, solely for B.E. I year students of all branches of Engineering, will captivate the attention of senior students as well as teachers.