| Artizan Club (London, England), John Bourne (C. E.) - Steam engineering - 1847 - 258 pages
...which a quiescent fluid oppose* to a plane surface moving through it with a given velocity, is equal **to the weight of a column of the fluid whose base is** the plane, and altitude the game as that which is due to the velocity of motion ; that is, the height... | |
| Johann Heinrich Jacob Müller - Fisica - 1847 - 581 pages
...vessel in which it is contained is quite independent of the form of the vessel, and is always equal **to the weight of a column of the fluid, whose base is** the bottom of the vessel, and whose height is the vertical distance from the bottom to the surface... | |
| John Curr - Railroads - 1847 - 181 pages
...The real resistance to a plane, by a fluid acting in a direction perpendicular to its face, is equal **to the weight of a column of the fluid, whose base is** the plane, and altitude equal to that which is due to the velocity of the motion, or through which... | |
| Charles Haynes Haswell - Engineering - 1851 - 286 pages
...real resistance to a plane, from a fluid acting in a direction perpendicular to its face, is equal **to the weight of a column of the fluid, whose base is** the plane, and altitude equal to that which is due to the velocity of the motion, or through which... | |
| John Bourne - Propellers - 1852 - 243 pages
...motion must be equal to the weight or pressure which generates that motion, which it is known is equal **to the weight of a column of the fluid, whose base is equal to the** area of the surface and altitude, the height through which a body must fall to acquire the given velocity.-"... | |
| Ezra S. Winslow - Business mathematics - 1853 - 252 pages
...whatever be its shape, sustains a pressure equal to the weight of the superincumbent fluid, or equal **to the weight of a column of the fluid whose base is equal to the** area of the bottom, and height equal to the distance from the bottom to the surface — equal to the... | |
| William Holms Chambers Bartlett - Mechanics, Analytic - 1853 - 445 pages
...pressure exerted upon any surface by a heavy fluid is equal to the weight of a cylindrical or prismatic **column of the fluid whose base is equal to the surface pressed, and** whose altitude is equal to the distance of the centre of gravity of the surface below the tipper surface... | |
| Charles McIntosh - Gardening - 1853
...in a vessel is in a quiescent state, every particle is pressed in every direction with a force equal **to the weight of a column of the fluid, whose base is** the particle pressed, and whose altitude is equal to the depth of the particle below the surface :... | |
| Karl Friedrich Peschel - Physics - 1854
...the weight of the 100 drops. The pressurt of a fluid on the base of the containing vessel is equal **to the weight of a column of the fluid, whose base is equal to the** base of the vessel and its height to the distance of the surface of the fluid from the base. From this... | |
| Cambridge univ, exam. papers - 1854
...to the weight of a column of the fluid, the base of which is equal to the area of the surface, and **altitude equal to the depth of the centre of gravity of the surface** below the surface of the fluid. A cylindrical vessel is filled with equal masses of two incompressible... | |
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