testing materials# connor
Home > Preview
The flashcards below were created by user
on FreezingBlue Flashcards.
what is the definition term brittle
a brittle material is a substance that won't deform plastically but will suddenly snap when a force gets to a certain point
what is a ductile material
a ductile material is a material that can be drawn into wires without losing its strength
what is ment by the term hard
a hard material is very resistant to cutting indentation and abrasion (scratching)
what is ment by the term malleable
a malleable material is a substance that can change its shape but may lose its strength
what is ment by a stiff material
a stiff material has a high resistance to bending and stretching
What would you like to do?
Home > Flashcards > Print Preview