Material Properties strain

What is Strain? Different Types Of Strain

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What is strain? Types Of Strain

Strain is the response of a system to an applied stress. When a material is loaded with a force, it produces a stress, which then causes a material to deform. Engineering strain is defined as the amount of deformation in the direction of the applied force divided by the initial length of the material.

Formula of Strain:

Strain = Change in the length of the body / Original length 

What is Strain Different Types Of Strain
where,
ε = strain,
lo = the original length
e = extension = (l-lo), and
l = stretched length
Strain is generally expressed by the Greek letter epsilon .
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