The system above shows a cylinder with a small diameter (Gutter) connected to a cylinder with a larger diameter (Barrel). The force due to gravity by the liquid in the small cylinder is less than the force due to gravity by the liquid in the larger cylinder, since there's much more liquid in the larger cylinder. Shouldn't this make the liquid in the small cylinder rise, until the forces equal each other out?
In reality, no. The fluids in a system always like being at the same height. This m
If you haven't read my last 2 blog posts, you should. They both directly relate to what I'm talking about in this one.
Alternatively, if you have even the slightest understanding of fluid dynamics, you don't need to read my last 2 posts.
In reality, if you've never even thought about fluids, you don't need to read my last 2 posts, because this is actually pretty simple, especially when compared to what we've done in class this year.
Right now, our goal is to get fluid from one cup
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