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MTEL Physics: Fluid Mechanics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. When two ships pass each other, where is the area of greatest pressure?

Question 2 2. Which best describes viscosity?

Question 3 3. Which of the following actions would cause an individual to experience lower pressure as measured in Atmospheres?

Question 4 4. Why does the speed of an ideal fluid change as it passes through a narrower area of tube?

Question 5 5. Which equation represents Archimedes' Principle?

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Question 6 6. If someone is measuring pressure, they might use any of the following units EXCEPT _____.

Question 7 7. Why does covering the garden hose create a greater spray of water?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT true about liquids?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is the hydrostatic equation?

Question 10 10. How does a large and heavy object float?

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Question 11 11. Which best describes a liquid?

Question 12 12. If you add a gas to a container with a fixed volume, what happens to the amount of pressure in that container?

Question 13 13. Hugo measures the pressure in his car's tire and finds that it is 32 Psi. What is the pressure if he converts this measurement from Psi to Torr?

Question 14 14. Which best describes a fluid?

Question 15 15. If the weight of an object that is submerged in a fluid is 10 N and the buoyant force on it is 20 N, what will happen to the object?

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Question 16 16. Which best describes pressure?

Question 17 17. When a fluid's pressure decreases, what happens to the speed of the fluid?

Question 18 18. What three assumptions do we make about ideal fluids?

Question 19 19. When streamlines are spread apart, what does this tell us about the fluid?

Question 20 20. Why is the top of an airplane's wing curved?

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Question 21 21. What is the equation of continuity?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is the best definition for Torr?

Question 23 23. Which of the following increases with the depth of the liquid?

Question 24 24. In the hydrostatic equation, what does d represent?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is true about the flow rate of an ideal fluid?

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Question 26 26. Why is a gas compressible but a liquid is not?

Question 27 27. Which best describes the buoyant force?

Question 28 28. What is Archimedes' Principle?

Question 29 29. Which best describes pressure?

Question 30 30. What does the equation of continuity tell us about movement of an ideal fluid?

MTEL Physics: Fluid Mechanics Chapter Exam Instructions

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