Shear Activities

Shear Activities:
Shear is a force caused by an external load which causes two segments of a body to slide over each other. As demonstrated in the Shear video, if you had a foam brick and pushed the top part to the left and the bottom part to the right, the foam brick would experience a shear force.

The activities below help illustrate the concept of shear:

* Craft Stick Shear Activity