Episode 228: The Young Modulus

Produced by the Institute of Physics, in this learning episode students measure the Young modulus.

Through a range of discussions, questions and student investigations, activities look at:
• defining the Young modulus
• measuring the Young modulus of a material
• measuring the stiffness of a material
• stress-strain graph for mild steel
• comparing different experimental approaches
• student calculations

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