This course will cover the entirety of unit 10 (mechanical properties of matter).
The following topics will be discussed under this course.
Physical quantities related to elasticity
The Young’s Modulus
Poiseuille’s equation for a fluid flow
Introduction to surface tension
The microscopic view of surface tension
The co-efficient of surface tension
The contact angle
Free Surface Energy
Applications of surface tension
Determination of surface tension of water using a microscope slide
Determination of the surface tension of water by using the capillary rise method
Determination of the surface tension of a liquid using Jaeger’s method