Sentence Examples


  • It will be observed that in the first process the value of the modulus is in fact calculated from the formula.
  • Modulus, a measure, or standard.
  • The twist or surface-shear being proportional to the torque, the horse-power can be calculated if the modulus of rigidity of the steel employed is known or if the amount of twist corresponding to a given power has previously been ascertained by direct experiment on the shaft before it has been put in place.
  • Modulus of a Machine.In the investigation of the properties of a machine, the useful resistances to be overcome and the useful work to be performed are usually given.
  • The result of this investigation, expressed in the form of an equation between this energy and the useful work, is called by Moseley the modulus of the machine.
 

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