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Unformatted text preview: is removed. ductility (reduction of area and elongation) brittle behavior toughness is the amount of energy that a material will absorb per unit volume before it breaks. It is the area under the stress strain curve. toughness = f d...
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This note was uploaded on 08/10/2009 for the course ENGN 45 taught by Professor Wendy during the Spring '09 term at City College of San Francisco.
- Spring '09