AE 341 Fluid Mechanics Laboratory
Name of Experiment:
Objective: To determine the magnitude of the force of a water jet upon a flat plate and a
hemispherical cup and to compare those values with those calculated using the principles of
impulse and momentu

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Table of Contents
List of Figures and Tables:
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Introduction: 1
Theory:
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Test Procedure and Equipment:
Results and Discussion:
Appendix A:
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Appendix B:
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List of Figures and Tables
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Figure 1: Venturi meter diagram
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Figure 2: General Trend of d

AE 341 Fluid Mechanics Laboratory
Name of Experiment:
Objective: To obtain empirical equations for the flow of water over sharp edged weirs, rectangular and vshaped, and to compare resulting discharge coefficients with accepted values.
How well do the exp

AE 341 Fluid Mechanics Laboratory
Name of Experiment:
Objective: To examine vertical flow of water from a reservoir through an orifice and to compare
results obtained by two methods with each other and with an accepted empirical value.
How well do the exp