Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 12 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension): 7

Answer

When the spring is deformed (not too much) by a force, it returns to its initial shape after the force is removed. We say the spring is elastic.

Work Step by Step

This is discussed on page 230.
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