P17_016 - 16 Let the cross-sectional area of the wire be A...

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16. Let the cross-sectional area of the wire be A and the density of steel be ρ . The tensile stress is given by τ/A where τ is the tension in the wire. Also, µ = ρA .Thu s ,
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This note was uploaded on 11/12/2011 for the course PHYS 2001 taught by Professor Sprunger during the Fall '08 term at LSU.

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