Posted by **Melissa** on Thursday, March 31, 2011 at 8:00pm.

A square steel plate is 9.00 cm on a side and 0.600 cm thick. Assume that the plate is oriented with the square faces horizontal to the ground.

A. Find the shear strain that results if a force of magnitude 1.00×106 N is applied to the top square face of the plate, parallel to the side, and a force of equal magnitude is applied in the opposite direction to the bottom face of the plate as shown .

Note that the shear modulus of steel in pascals is 7.50×1010 Pa.

B. Find the displacement Delta x in centimeters.

- Physics -
**cari**, Friday, November 28, 2014 at 10:30pm
help on this plz

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- physics - Find the shear strain that results if a force of magnitude 9.00×105 is...
- physics - Assume that if the shear stress in steel exceeds about 4.00 108 N/m2, ...
- physics - If the ultimate shear strength of steel is taken to be 2.00 109 Pa, ...
- Calculus II - A square plate of side 3 m is submerged in water at an incline of ...
- physics - Comic-book superheroes are sometimes able to punch holes through steel...
- physics - Comic-book superheroes are sometimes able to punch holes through ...
- physics - A manufacturer wishes to produce crude benzene models for the ...
- Materials Transport - You have a vertical plate which is 20 cm square and 0.75 ...
- Materials Transport - You have a vertical plate which is 20 cm square and 0.75 ...
- Physics - As a crude model for lightning, consider the ground to be one plate of...

More Related Questions