Mechanical Properties Of Materials

Toughness is one of the mechanical properties of materials. In this  discussion, you will learn more about this important property and  understand its importance.

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In your original post, answer the following:

  • What are the definition and units used to describe Toughness?
  • List at least two tests used to determine the toughness of a material?
  • Pick one of these tests and explain how it is performed.
  • Compare the toughness of two materials.