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Posted by yoni on Tuesday, November 16, 2010 at 10:03am.

The femur is a bone in the leg whose minimum cross-sectional area is about 3.60 10-4 m2. A compressional force in excess of 6.90 104 N will fracture this bone.

(a) Find the maximum stress that this bone can withstand.

(b) What is the strain that exists under a maximum-stress condition

i tried to solve for part a and i got 1.92 and it was worng using thre equation force divided by area plaease help me. what would the right answer be

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