# p11 - Pressure • Pressure is the amount of force applied...

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http://www.pstramway.com/video.asp Pressure Learning Outcomes know that pressure depends on both force and area. I can calculate the pressure under any object.

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SAND 100g I think the bigger mass will sink further I think a bigger area will stop the mass sinking Pressure Experiment

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Unformatted text preview: Pressure • Pressure is the amount of force applied to a known area. • We can calculate it using the equation – Pressure = Force (N) / Area (m 2 ) We can reduce pressure by reducing the size of the force or increasing the size of the area....
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## This note was uploaded on 02/12/2011 for the course PHY 2004 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.

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p11 - Pressure • Pressure is the amount of force applied...

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