The book â€˜Basic Mechanical Engineeringâ€™ is meant exclusively for first year B.Tech. students and covers all the topics as per the latest syllabus of MG University. Figures are given in multi layer format to get a better understanding of the system. Working figures, even though not required for examination, are included so that the reader can get a better understanding of the subject. Apart from this a lot of problems are added with step by step approach enabling the reader to get an overall idea of how a problem is progressing. Module wise approach is avoided even though not completely to enable the reader to move without losing interest through the topics.