Forces and Elasticity

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Forces and Elasticity

When you stretch a spring, work has been done on it. Work means energy has been transferred.

The energy in the spring has been turned into elastic potential energy and is being stored in the spring.

This is released when the force applied to it is taken away.

Thie works on stretching a spring or squashing it

This process can be applied to any elastic object

An elastic object is anything that after work has been done on it, it will return…


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