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The capillary rise of water and the capillary fall of mercury in a small-diameter glass tube. The forces acting on a liquid column that has risen in a tube due to the capillary effect.
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For non-wetting fluids like Mercury h<0
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Question 2 about sign of τ at +h and –h in the example question: Plane stress state in a continuum τ yx τ yx τ yx
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Fluid Statics The image can ot be displayed. Your computer may not have enough memory to open the image, or the image may have be n cor upted. Restart your computer, and then open the file again. If the red x stil ap ears, you may have to delete the image and then insert it again.
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Pressure In general, fluids are subject to both normal and shearing forces. However, only fluids with velocity gradients roduce shearing forces. produce shearing forces. For fluids at rest, only normal forces exist. These normal forces in fluids are called pressure forces
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It is defined as where F is the normal force acting over the area A.
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2011 for the course AEE 300 taught by Professor Beşyüz during the Spring '11 term at Middle East Technical University.

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