What is Viscosity? - Definition, Measurement & Equation


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Which of the following is the most viscous?

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1. How can you measure viscosity?

2. Which of the following is a definition of viscosity?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Make use of this worksheet and quiz to assess what you know about measuring viscosity. Questions will test your knowledge of subjects like identifying the most viscous substance and recognizing how viscosity is measured.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments will get you to:

  • Define viscosity
  • Determine the viscosity of a pseudoplastic material
  • Explain pseudoplastic fluid

Skills Practiced

Use the worksheet and quiz to practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on measuring viscosity
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding pseudoplastic fluid and interpret it correctly
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main terms, such as pseudoplastic fluid and viscosity

Additional Learning

Explore more about measuring viscosity with this lesson named What is Viscosity? - Definition, Measurement & Equation. The lesson adheres to the following study objectives:

  • Understand what shear rate is
  • Know viscosity equations
  • Graph the relationship between viscosity and shear rate