Ch 14: Understanding Force & Pressure

About This Chapter

Make sure you understand force and pressure by studying this chapter. Our lessons and quizzes will help you quickly and efficiently develop your knowledge of these scientific concepts.

Understanding Force & Pressure - Chapter Summary

Learn more about force and pressure as you complete this chapter. Our expert instructors will walk you through the definitions and calculations involved with these concepts. You can use these lessons to study:

  • Facts about pressure and hydrostatic pressure
  • Uses for fluid mass, flow rate and the continuity equation
  • Examples of simple machines
  • Equations related to torque

In addition to providing you with information about how force and pressure can be applied, these lessons work to familiarize you with vocabulary words. You can test what you're learning with the quizzes at the end of every lesson. If you find you need to study a specific subject further, the quizzes include links back to the lessons.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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