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Wed July 13, 2011 By:

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Tue July 12, 2011
N/m2 and dyne/cm2 are the units of Young's modulus in mks system in cgs system respectively.
 
Young's modulus = [ML-1T-2]
 
So, its dimensions in mass, length and time are, a=1, b=-1, c=-2
 
To convert from mks to cgs, we have
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