PE Metallurgical and Materials Exam Prep Products

Passing the PE Metallurgical and Materials exam is a pivotal step in a Metallurgical and Materials engineer's career. A PE license is mandatory for consulting, owning a firm, stamping and sealing designs, and other activities. The PE Metallurgical and Materials exam is an open-book exam given once per year in October. Knowledge areas covered on the exam include Structure; Properties; Processing; and Performance. Questions focus on both specific materials and non-specific materials. 

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Metallurgy and Materials PE Exam Solved Problems
Available in Print or eTextbook

Metallurgy and Materials PE Exam Solved Problems (MLSP) offers comprehensive practice for the NCEES Metallurgy and Materials  PE exam. This book is designed to help you pass the  Metallurgy and Materials  PE exam the first time.

Metallurgy and Materials PE Exam Solved Problems (MLSP) features include:

  • 160 exam-relevant problems, grouped by four exam topics (Structure, Properties, Processing and Performance)
  • Contains exactly twice the number of problems on each topic as does the exam
  • Each chapter will be split into two sections, one for problems, the other for solutions
  • Each problem section begins with short introductory paragraph
  • All problems will be multiple choice

Exam Topics Covered

  • Structure 
    • Crystal structure of metals, ceramics, polymers
    • Diffusion
    • Fractography
    • Metallography
    • Phase diagrams
  • Properties
    • Chemical analysis techniques
    • Metallic and nonmetallic coatings
    • Thermal stability, creep, stress rupture
    • Low temperature and cryogenic behavior
    • Composite materials
    • Mechanical testing
  • Processing
    • Elastic/plastic deformation
    • Casting
    • Coating applications
    • Cold work and annealing
    • Heat transfer
    • Heat treatments
    • Brazing, soldering, welding
    • Phase transformations, strengthening mechanisms for metals
    • Powder processing
    • Ceramic toughening
    • Polymer toughening
  • Performance
    • Corrosion mechanics
    • Compatibility
    • Corrosion/aging tests
    • Environmentally assisted cracking
    • Failure analysis
    • Fatigue analysis
    • Life prediction
    • Oxidation, creep
    • Fracture mechanics
    • Non-destructive testing
    • Statistics
    • States of Stress
    • Wear mechanisms
Casio Calculator OnDemand Lessons - 90 Days (Includes Calculator)
Maximize your time on exam day by knowing how to use the Casio FX-115 ES Plus Calculator. This package includes the calculator and access to 12 easy-to-follow video lessons which will provide you with the training, tips, and shortcuts necessary for exam success.

You can follow along with the online lessons anytime and anywhere, and all at your own pace. Each lesson contains step-by-step videos that demonstrate calculator functions most likely to be used on exam day.

You will have unlimited access to the online lessons for 90 days after purchase. They are an excellent reference tool throughout your exam preparation, and will give you added confidence when taking your exam.

Lesson Topics:

  • Base-N Operations
  • Basic Operations
  • Basic Setup and Modes
  • Complex Number Calculations
  • Distribution Calculations
  • Equation Calculations
  • Function Calculations
  • Inequality Calculations
  • Matrix Operations
  • Statistical Operations
  • Symbolic Math
  • Vector Calculation

Core Engineering Concepts for Students and Professionals, Print

Find the answers to 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, including topics covered in 4- and 5-year engineering degree programs and those encountered in practice.

This book is a cross-disciplinary reference that can be used by engineers studying or practicing in any engineering field, including civil, mechanical, electrical, structural, environmental, industrial, and chemical engineering. Written for both students and practitioners by a professional engineer, it incorporates more than 30 years of engineering experience.

The Go-To Reference for Engineering Students and Professionals:

  • Covers the breadth of an engineering degree
  • Contains civil, mechanical, electrical, chemical, and industrial engineering subjects
  • Features 82 chapters covering thousands of engineering concepts
  • Contains more than 580 example problems with step-by-step solutions
  • References over 3,700 essential engineering equations and formulas
  • Presents over 315 figures and 780 tables
  • Lists fully defined nomenclature for each chapter
  • Includes a multiply cross-referenced index
Topics Covered Include:

  • Atomic Theory
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Programming
  • Dynamics
  • Electrical Circuits
  • Engineering Licensure
  • Ethics and Law 
  • Fluids
  • Heat Transfer
  • Management Science
  • Material Science
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Plans and Drawings
  • Physics
  • Statics
  • Systems Analysis
  • Thermodynamics
Engineering Unit Conversions, Print
Covering more than 4,500 entries on traditional English, conventional metric, and SI units found in the civil, mechanical, electrical, and chemical engineering fields. This book will come in handy during your open-book exam as well as throughout your engineering career. If you have ever struggled with converting grams to slugs, centistokes to square feet per second, or pounds per million gallons (lbm/MG) to milligrams per liter (mg/L), you will appreciate the time-saving value of this book.

Topics Include:

  • Conversion Factors
  • Temperature Conversions
  • The Elements
  • Fundamental and Derived Constants
  • Astronomical Data
  • Greek Alphabet
  • Prefixes (SI and Binary)
  • Decimal Equivalents
PPI Customizable Book Tabs
Quickly locate important information on exam day with these 48 multi-colored customizable book tabs.

The Ideal Tool for Organizing Information in Your References:

  • Simple to affix to a book page
  • Easily customizable with permanent marker (Sharpie)
  • Tear resistant thanks to their special design
  • 48 multi-colored 1-1/4" x 1/2" tabs (two sheets)

Please note: Not all state boards allow the use of tabbed reference materials during exams. Confirm with your state board whether you are permitted to use tabbed references.

This product is non-returnable.

PE Metallurgical and Materials Exam FAQs

You will have 8 hours to complete the exam, which contains 80 questions.
The PE Metallurgical and Materials exam can be difficult. According to NCEES, 69% of first-time test takers pass. The exam tests your competency in all aspects of metallurgical and materials engineering and should not be taken lightly. You should plan on taking several months to prepare and study before sitting for the exam.
The PE Metallurgical and Materials exam tests for a minimum level of competency in metallurgical and materials engineering. In most cases, you need a minimum of four years of post-college work experience to be able to sit for the exam.
The PE Metallurgical and Materials exam covers the following topics:
  • Structure
  • Properties
  • Processing
  • Performance
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