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Fluid Mechanics in Physics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How is Bernoulli's equation like the law of conservation of energy?

Question 2 2. Which of these does NOT relate to density?

Question 3 3. Which equation represents Archimedes' Principle?

Question 4 4. Which of the following represents some form of the hydrostatic equation?

Question 5 5. In the hydrostatic equation, what does d represent?

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Question 6 6. Why is a gas compressible but a liquid is not?

Question 7 7. What is the equation of continuity?

Question 8 8. When streamlines are spread apart, what does this tell us about the fluid?

Question 9 9. What did Evangelista Torricelli invent?

Question 10 10. Which best describes a liquid?

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Question 11 11. When a fluid's pressure decreases, what happens to the speed of the fluid?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT true about liquids?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is the best definition for Torr?

Question 14 14. When two ships pass each other, where is the area of greatest pressure?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is a DENSE material?

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Question 16 16. 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 17 17. What does the equation of continuity tell us about movement of an ideal fluid?

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

Question 19 19. Which of the following is Torricelli's theorem?

Question 20 20. Which best describes the buoyant force?

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Question 21 21. What is density?

Question 22 22. Why is the top of an airplane's wing curved?

Question 23 23. Why does the speed of an ideal fluid change as it passes through a narrower area of tube?

Question 24 24. What is Archimedes' Principle?

Question 25 25. If someone is measuring pressure, they might use any of the following units EXCEPT _____.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following actions would cause an individual to experience lower pressure as measured in Atmospheres?

Question 27 27. What three assumptions do we make about 'ideal' fluids?

Question 28 28. The principle of floatation states that _____.

Question 29 29. Which best describes viscosity?

Question 30 30. The pressure in a pipe remains constant. If the pipe starts on the bottom floor of a skyscraper traveling at 50 m/s, what will its speed be on the top floor up 50 meters?

Fluid Mechanics in Physics Chapter Exam Instructions

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