what is torque

what is torque


3 Answers

basit ali
41 Points
10 years ago

TORQUE :  Torque is simply said to be angular force or force which can be expressed  to used in rotation. the simple and perfect definition is that: the product of force(linear force) and perpendicular distance is called Torque. It is generally used in rotational motion and force by this is called tortional force.

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Ashwin Muralidharan IIT Madras
290 Points
10 years ago

Hi Chinmay,


As onw knows, Force is the rate of change of Linear Momentum.


Whereas, Torgue is the rate of change of Angular Momentum.

(ie), if on a body, there is a torque, then its Angular Momentum should change and Vice Versa.


All the best.


Ashwin (IIT Madras).

20 Points
10 years ago

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