What do you mean by the elastic limit?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 24th Jul, 2014, 03:25: PM

Expert Answer:

When the deforming force is increased, a limit is reached beyond which if the applied force is removed, the solid does not come back to its original shape or size but remains deformed. This limit is called the elastic limit.

Answered by  | 24th Jul, 2014, 05:25: PM