A force of 1.5 × 104 causes a strain of 1.4 × 10-4 in a steel cable of cross-sectional area 4.8 × 10-4 m2. Solution…

Problem 5: Young’s modulus for a particular wood is 1 × 1010 Nm-2. A wooden chair has four legs each of length 42 cm and…

Problem 4: A cable has an un-stretched length of 12 m and it stretches by 1.2 × 10-4 m when a stress of 6.4 ×…

Problem 3: A cylindrical steel rod 0.50 m long and 1 cm radius is subjected to a tensile force of 1 × 104 N. (a)…

Problem 2: A cable has a length of 12 m and is stretched by 1.2 × 10-4 m when a stress of 8.0 × 108…

Problem 1: A 1.50 m length of a piano wire with a diameter of 0.25 cm is stretched by attaching a 10 kg mass to…

Physics of Solids, Numerical Problems See here solved numerical problems included in the Physics of Solids for Second Year course. Problem NoStatement of problemProblem 1A…