Mechanical Engineering

Created by tomas omalley on 14 June, 2018

How do we calculate stress, strain developed in any body?

Definition of stress - The force exerted on a body is stress. It is total load per cross-sectional area.

What is strain - Measure of deformation produced in a member due to load acting on it.


For poision's ratio, Factor of safety, Proportionality limit;

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