State Hooke's law. Is it the fundamental law of elasticity?
Asked by Topperlearning User | 24th Jul, 2014, 03:32: PM
Within the elastic limit, stress is proportional to its corresponding strain. This statement is called the fundamental law of elasticity or Hooke's law.
Stress is proportional to strain or
Where k is a constant of proportionality, and is known as the coefficient (or modulus) of elasticity.
Answered by | 24th Jul, 2014, 05:32: PM
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