physics

posted by .

water moving in a horizontal pipe has a velocity of 9 m/s when the radius of the pipe os 0.025m. Determine the velocity of the water when it enters a wider section of the pipe and the radius is 0.075m.

  • physics -

    By dimension analysis, flow rate=Area x speed.
    and since they have the same flow rate:
    A1v1=A2v2
    Cross multiply and calculate for v2

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Physics

    Water flows at 12 m/s in a horizontal pipe with a pressure of 3.0 x 10 4 N/m2 . If the pipe widens to twice its original radius, what is the pressure in the wider section?
  2. physics

    A horizontal pipe 17.00 cm in diameter has a smooth reduction to a pipe 8.50 cm in diameter. If the pressure of the water in the larger pipe is 8.00 104 Pa and the pressure in the smaller pipe is 6.00 104 Pa, at what rate does water …
  3. Physics

    Water flows under pressure from one pipe into a second pipe having half the diameter. The volume flow rate in the narrow pipe is ________ that in the wide pipe, and the speed of the water in the narrow pipe is _______ that in the wide …
  4. Physics

    Water is flowing in a pipe with a varying cross-section area, and at all points the water completely fills the pipe. At point 1 the cross-section area of the pipe is 0.080 m^2, and the magnitude of the fluid velocity is 2.50m/s. Calculate …
  5. Physics

    Water (η = 1.00E-3 Pa*s) is flowing through a horizontal pipe with a volume flow rate of 0.0120 m3/s. As the figure below shows, there are two vertical tubes that project from the pipe. Assume that H = 0.0421 m and L = 0.706 m. …
  6. Physics

    Water flows into a house at a velocity of 15 m/s through a pipe that has a radius of 0.40 m. The water then flows through a smaller pipe at a velocity of 45 m/s. What is the radius of the smaller pipe?
  7. physics

    Water is flowing into a factory in a horizontal pipe with a radius of 0.0223 m at ground level. This pipe is then connected to another horizontal pipe with a radius of 0.0400 m on a floor of the factory that is 10.6 m higher. The connection …
  8. physics

    A constriction in a pipe reduces its diameter from 7.9 cm to 1.8 cm . Where the pipe is wider, the fluid velocity is 8 m/s. Find the fluid velocity where the pipe is narrow. Answer in units of m/s
  9. PHYSICS

    Water flowing out of a horizontal pipe emerges through a nozzle. The radius of the pipe is 1.5 cm, and the radius of the nozzle is 0.42 cm. The speed of the water in the pipe is 0.68 m/s. Treat the water as an ideal fluid, and determine …
  10. MATHS

    A CYLINDRICAL PIPE MADE OF METAL IS 3 CM THICK .IF THE INTERNAL RADIUS OF THE PIPE IS 10 CM, FIND THE VOLUME OF THE METAL USED IN MAKING 3M OF THE PIPE RADIUS OF INTERNAL PIPE =10CM RADIUS OF EXTERNAL PIPE =13CMVOLUME OF PIPE=PI R^2H

More Similar Questions