What is Fluid Friction? - Definition, Equation & Example


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Which fluid property is responsible for how easily a fluid ''flows''?

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1. Which best describes internal fluid friction?

2. What is Couette Flow?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Using the worksheet and quiz lets you test your knowledge of fluid friction. The meaning of internal fluid friction and Couette Flow are covered on the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Take the quiz to see how familiar you are with:

  • The meaning of internal fluid friction
  • Property that is responsible for how easily a fluid flows
  • Type of drag that results from external fluid friction
  • The meaning of Couette Flow

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about the relationship between drag force and velocity
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as Couette Flow and internal fluid friction
  • Reading comprehension - make sure that you know the most important information from the lesson on fluid friction

Additional Learning

What is Fluid Friction? - Definition, Equation & Example is a lesson that will teach you more about this concept. In addition, you can complete the following objectives:

  • Define a fluid
  • Identify the equation used to calculate fluid friction
  • Compare and contrast internal and external fluid friction