Tensile Force: 4

Tensile force

  • Tension - Tension is when something is in the state of being stretched or bent.

  • Torsion - Torsion is a turning or twisting force.

  • Stress and release - Stress and release is the relationship between applying a force and easing/lessening a force.

  • Equilibrium - Equilibrium is a stable state. It is usually characterized by the cancellation of all forces by equal opposing forces.

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