CE 612
Spring 2006
Solutions to Assignment 2
Classify each of the following flows as steady or unsteady from the viewpoint of the observer:
Flow
(a) Flow of river around bridge piers
(b) Movement of flood surge downstream
Observer
(1)
Standing on bridge
(
CE 612
Spring 2006
Solutions to Assignment 3
2.1
10 ft/s
Water is flowing at a depth of 10 ft with a velocity of 10 ft/s in a channel of rectangular
section. Find the depth and change in water surface elevation caused by a smooth
upward step in the channe
CE 612
Spring 2006
Solutions to Assignment 4
3.1
A hydraulic jump is to be formed in a trapezoidal channel with a base width of 20 ft and
side slopes of 2:1. The upstream depth is 1.25 ft and Q=1000 cfs. Find the downstream
depth and the head loss in the