# Flow Rate: Definition & Equation

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### In a pipe that has a cross-sectional area of 0.5 m2 and a flow rate of 1.5 m3/s, what is the average speed of the fluid carried by the pipe?

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### 2. The figure below shows water flowing in an open channel, like a canal or a drainage. The average speed of the water is 0.5 m/s. If the depth of the water d is 0.5 m and the width of the channel L is 2.5 m, then what is the flow rate of the channel? You may assume that any cross-section of the channel is rectangular.

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Flow rate is a mathematical concept with many real-world applications, and this quiz/worksheet pairing will help test your knowledge and ability to find flow rate. Quiz questions revolve around practice problems for finding flow rate, definitions, and feature of flow rate.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this assessment you'll be tested on:

• Features of flow rate
• Practice problems with given values
• Measurements flow rate can affect

## Skills Practiced

• Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve flow rate problems
• Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding flow rate

To learn more about flow rate, review the corresponding lesson Flow Rate: Definition & Equation. The lesson covers the following topics:

• Definition of flow rate
• Features of fluidity
• Non-uniform flows
• Inflow and outflow
• Conservation of fluid
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