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A 15-cm-long tendon was found to stretch 3.7 mm by a force of 13.4 N. The tendon was approximately round with an average diameter of 8.5 mm. Calculate Young’s modulus of this tendon.

Source: Giancoli, Douglas C., Physics: Principles with Applications, 7th Edition, 2014.

Quick Answer: 

$9.6 \times 10^6 \textrm{ N/m}^2$

Giancoli 7th Edition, Chapter 9, Problem 46


Chapter 9, Problem 46 is solved.

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