ch14-p017 - 17. The hydrostatic blood pressure is the gauge...

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33 2 feet brain 3 1torr 80 torr (1.06 10 kg/m )(9.8 m/s )(21m) 133.33 Pa 80 torr 1642 torr 1722 torr 1.7 10 torr. pp g h ρ =+= =+ = × 17. The hydrostatic blood pressure is the gauge pressure in the column of blood between feet and brain. We calculate the gauge pressure using Eq. 14-7.
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This note was uploaded on 06/03/2011 for the course PHY 2049 taught by Professor Any during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.

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