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Say we have a 2 dimensional square of sides "a". 2 forces "F" of equal magnitude and opposite direction act on the opposite ends of the square such that the square is in static equilibrium.

How would I determine what the stress components are at any point x and y within the square? Let's assume this problem to be completely 2 dimensional.

-Ataman

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# Homework Help: Analytically finding the stress tensor field

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