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The amount of force acting on a given area. Pressure = Force/Area

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    Pressure in Fluids

    Pressure in Fluids

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Why fluids exert pressure and how it relates to force and area. How to calculate pressure or force and factors that affect fluid pressure.
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    유체의 압력

    유체의 압력

    by Whakuk Lee //at grade
    유체 압력의 원인과 힘 및 면적과의 관계. 유체압의 계산과 그 요인들
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    Pressure in Fluids

    Pressure in Fluids

    by Michelle Gallivan //at grade
    Why fluids exert pressure and how it relates to force and area. How to calculate pressure or force and factors that affect fluid pressure.
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    Pressure in Fluids

    Pressure in Fluids

    by Jannine Tuttle //at grade
    Why fluids exert pressure and how it relates to force and area. How to calculate pressure or force and factors that affect fluid pressure.
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    Liquid Pressure

    Liquid Pressure

    by Mark Holmstrom //at grade
    An experiment illustrating how pressure in liquids is only related to depth. Video courtesy of phyisfun.
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    Liquid Pressure

    Liquid Pressure

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Examines how depth of fluid and pressure are related.
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  • Video
    The Siphon

    The Siphon

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Provides a short overview of the siphoning process and explains how gravity and air pressure play a role.
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  • Downloadable Quiz
    Pressure in Fluids Quiz - MS PS

    Pressure in Fluids Quiz - MS PS

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Reviews why fluids exert pressure, how pressure is related to force and area, how to calculate pressure, and factors that affect fluid pressure.
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    Pressure in Fluids Practice
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    Pressure in Fluids Practice

    by CK-12 //at grade
     
     
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  • Real World Application
    What a Drag!

    What a Drag!

    by CK-12 //basic
    Find out why water creates a type of friction called drag and how a swimmer can reduce drag to swim faster.
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  • Real World Application
    Pop Rock Explosion

    Pop Rock Explosion

    by CK-12 //basic
    Find out why pop rock candy pops and fizzes in your mouth.
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  • Real World Application
    Pressure Flush

    Pressure Flush

    by CK-12 //basic
    Learn how air pressure--instead of water and gravity--is used to flush the toilet on an airplane and where the waste goes after it leaves the toilet.
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  • Real World Application
    Shot from a Cannon

    Shot from a Cannon

    by CK-12 //basic
    Find out how puffed breakfast cereals are made and why they "snap, crackle, and pop" in milk.
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  • Real World Application
    Breathing Muscles

    Breathing Muscles

    by CK-12 //basic
    Find out how muscles and Boyle's law explain how we move air into and out of our lungs.
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  • Real World Application
    Pump It Up

    Pump It Up

    by CK-12 //basic
    Learn how pressure inside bike tires is related to temperature and how to keep your bike tires at a safe pressure.
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  • Real World Application
    What Would Newton Say?

    What Would Newton Say?

    by CK-12 //basic
    Learn about strange fluids such as oobleck that do not follow Newton's laws and why their unusual properties might be useful.
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  • Real World Application
    Jack It Up

    Jack It Up

    by CK-12 //basic
    Find out how to use a hydraulic car jack and how Pascal's law explains how it works.
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    What Would Newton Say?

    What Would Newton Say?

    by Bonnie Snedeker //basic
    Learn about strange fluids such as oobleck that do not follow Newton's laws and why their unusual properties might be useful.
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  • Flashcards
    Law of Conservation of Momentum -  Pressure in Fluids

    Law of Conservation of Momentum - Pressure in Fluids

    by Ellaine Chou //basic
    These flashcards are here to help you better understand middle school physical science.
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