57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
NAME
November 22, 2013
Fluids-ID
Quiz 12. Water flows through a horizontal 60-mm-diameter galvanized iron pipe at a rate of 0.02 m3/s.
Determine the pressure drop between sections (1) and (2) shown below, if:
a) th

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
October 22, 2012
NAME
Fluids-ID
Quiz 8. The exit plane of a 0.20 m diameter pipe is partially blocked by a plate with a hole in it that produces a 0.10 m diameter stream as shown in the figure. The water velocity i

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
NAME
October 17, 2012
Fluids-ID
Quiz 7. Water at 20 flows through a 5 cm diameter pipe that has
a 180 vertical bend, as in the figure. The total length of
pipe between flanges 1 and 2 is 75 cm. When the weight
flow

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
August 31, 2012
NAME
Fluids-ID
Quiz 1.
For a parallel plate arrangement shown below, it is found that a shearing stress of 150Pa develops at the
upper plate when it is pulled at a velocity of 1 . Find the distance

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
October 24, 2012
NAME
Fluids-ID
Quiz 9. When the pump in the figure draws 220 3 / of
water at 20 from the reservoir, the total friction
head loss is 5 . The flow discharges through a
nozzle to the atmosphere. Estim

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
September 8, 2014
NAME
Fluids-ID
Quiz 1. The velocity distribution for the flow of a Newtonian fluid between two fixed wide, parallel
plates is given by equation shown below where V is the mean velocity. The fluid

MAE 308 Sample Exam 2
Fluid Mechanics
1) Given a steady incompressible flow field: V 2 xy i y 2 . Assume gravity is aligned
j
with the z-direction.
a.) Show this is a possible incompressible flow?
b.) Is the flow rotational or irrotational?
c.) Find an ex

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
NAME
November 12, 2010
Fluids-ID
Quiz 12. A prototype ship is 35 m long and designed to cruise at 11 /. Its drag force is to be estimated by a 1 m long model ship pulled in a tow tank. (a) Find the speed of model t

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57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
NAME
November 2, 2012
Fluids-ID
Quiz 11. The force , that is exerted on a spherical particle moving slowly through a liquid is assumed to
be a function of the particle diameter and velocity and the fluid viscosity

Reference:
C.J.Geankoplis,TransportProcessesandUnit
Operations,3rdEdition(PrenticeHall,UpperSaddleRiver,
NJ,1993),page88.
F. A. Morrison Data Correlation for Friction Factor in Smooth Pipes,
Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI (2010)
www.chem.

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
November 16, 2010
NAME
Fluids-ID
Quiz 13. Water at 20C ( = 1.94 slug/ft3 and = 2.09 10-5 slug/fts) is to be pumped through 2000 ft
of pipe from reservoir 1 to 2 at a rate of 3 ft3/s. If the pipe is cast iron ( = 0.

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
November 7, 2014
NAME
Fluids-ID
Quiz 9. The exit plane of a 0.20 m diameter pipe is partially blocked by a plate with a hole in it that produces a 0.10 m diameter stream as shown in the figure. The water velocity i

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
NAME
October 10, 2012
Fluids-ID
Quiz 6. The open tank shown below contains water at 20C and is being filled through sections 1 and 3.
Assume incompressible flow. If the water level is constant, i.e. = 0, determine

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
October 1, 2014
NAME
Fluids-ID
Quiz 4. A piezometer and a Pitot tube are tapped into a horizontal water pipe to measure static and stagnation pressures. For the indicated
water column heights in the figure, determi

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
September 27, 2013
NAME
Fluids-ID
Quiz 4. The specific gravity of the manometer fluid shown in the Figure is 1.07. Determine the flow rate Q if viscous and compressibility
effects are negligible and the flowing flu

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
September 9, 2013
NAME
Fluids-ID
Quiz 1.
In the figure shown at the right, the fluid is glycerin at 20C ( = 1.5
Ns/m2), the width between plates is L = 6 mm and the velocity of upper plate is V=5.5 m/s. What is she

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
November 4, 2013
NAME
Fluids-ID
Quiz 10. An oil film drains steadily down the side of a vertical wall, as shown
on the Figure. After an initial development at the top of the wall, the film becomes independent of an

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
October 31, 2014
NAME
Fluids-ID
Quiz 8. When the pump in the figure draws 220 3 / of
water at 20 from the reservoir, the total friction
head loss is 5 . The flow discharges through a
nozzle to the atmosphere. Estim

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
December 2, 2012
NAME
Fluids-ID
Quiz 15. A thin flat plate 55 by 110 cm is immersed in a 6-m/s stream of SAE 10 oil at 20C. Compute
the boundary layer thickness at the end of the plate and the total friction drag i

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
NAME
September 22, 2014
Fluids-ID
Quiz 3. A 6-ft-diameter cylindrical drainage conduit of the type shown in
figure is half full of water at rest. The length of the drainage (into to the
paper) is 1-ft. Air pressure

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
October 18, 2013
NAME
Fluids-ID
Quiz 7. The horizontal nozzle in the Figure has D1=10 in and D2 =6 in.
The inlet pressure p1=60 psia (absolute pressure), and the exit
velocity V2=85 fps. Compute the tensile force o

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
November 10, 2014
NAME
Fluids-ID
Quiz 10. Consider a steady, incompressible, parallel, laminar flow of a viscous fluid falling between two infinite, vertical walls as shown in Figure. The distance
between the walls

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
December 5, 2012
NAME
Fluids-ID
Quiz 16. The structure shown in the figure consists of three cylindrical support posts to which an elliptical flat plate sign (area is 39.3 2 ) is attached. Estimate the drag on the

57:020 Mechanics of Fluids and Transport
September 10, 2012
NAME
Student ID
Quiz 2. A gate of negligible weight is used to hold back water in a channel of width as shown below.
R
(a) Find the resultant force acting on the gate. (3 points)
(b) Find the ver