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Science Fluids Test

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pressure
the force applied to a unit area of surface
Bernoulli's principle
The rule that a stream of fast-moving fluid exerts less pressure than the surrounding fluid.
float
something that remains on the surface of a liquid
density
the amount per unit size
Buoyant force
weight of displaced water=volume of displaced water in liters x 10 n / liter
Archimedes' Principle
buoyant force acting on a submerged object is equal to the weight of the fluid the object displaces
fluid
a continuous amorphous substance that tends to flow and to conform to the outline of its container: a liquid or a gas
Pascal's principle
The rule that when force is applied to a confined fluid, the increase in pressure is transmitted equally to all parts of the fluid.
hydraulic_system
a mechanism operated by the resistance offered or the pressure transmitted when a liquid is forced through a small opening or tube
Pascal
a programing language designed to teach programming through a top-down modular approach
newton
The unit we measure force in.
hydraulics
study of the mechanics of fluids

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