A blacksmith hammers a hot piece of iron while making a tool. How does the force due to hammering affect the piece of iron?

Answer

When a Blacksmith hammers a hot piece of iron he uses his muscular force through the hammer,

Since iron is a metal, its shape can change

The muscular force applied by the blacksmith changes the shape of the iron into the shape he desires

  1. Class 8
  2. Chapter 11 Class 8 - Force And Pressure

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