Young's Modulus and Bulk Modulus

This Lesson gives detailed explanation for the concepts of elasticity.

ELASTIC PROPERTIES OF MATERIALS

GOALS

When you have mastered the contents of this chapter, you will be able to achieve the following goals:

Definitions Define each of the following terms, and use it in an operational definition: elastic body Young's modulus Stress bulk modulus strain, modulus of rigidity elastic limit Hooke's Law State Hooke's law.