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Or, by art. 3 14 of the same, the pressure is equal to the weight of a column of the fluid, •whose base is equal to the surface pressed, and...
A Course of Mathematics: In Three Volumes : Composed for the Use of the ... - Page 249
by Charles Hutton - 1811

## A Course of Mathematics ...: Designed for the Use of the Officers ..., Volume 2

Isaac Dalby - 1806 - 526 pages
...the velocity v, or to (V— v]* x v. In estimating the force of the stream upon tlic floats, we take a column of the fluid whose base is equal to the surface of one float only, because the section of the impinging stream which is perpendicular to the direction...

## A Course of Mathematics in Two Volumes for the Use of Academies as Well as ...

Charles Hutton - 1807 - 464 pages
...the fluid. 271. Carol. 3. The pressure of the fluid on any horizontal surface or plane, is equal to the weight of a column of the fluid, whose base is equal to that plane, and altitude is its depth below the upper surface of the fluid. PROPOSITION PROPOSITION...

## Book I. Of the apparent motions of the celestial bodies. Book II. Of the ...

Pierre Simon marquis de Laplace - 1809 - 408 pages
...experienced. If a fluid acts only by its weight, its entire pression is equal to the weight of a prism of the fluid, whose base is equal to the surface pressed, and whose height is the distance of the centre of gravity of this surface from the level surface of the...

## A Course of Mathematics: For the Use of Academies as Well as ..., Volume 2

Charles Hutton - 1812 - 624 pages
...by a Dam or Siuice, made to fien ufi a Body of Water. By art. 3 1 3 Hydrostatics, (in this volume) the pressure of a fluid against any upright surface,...altitude the same as that of the surface. Or, by art. 3 14 of the same, the pressure is equal to the weight of a column of the fluid, •whose base is equal...

## English 18th Century Dances, Volume 2

1812 - 352 pages
...pressure is the same against the bottom, as against its sides, or even upwards, at the same depth. 6. The pressure of a fluid against any upright surface,...the weight of a column of the fluid whose base is the surface pressed, and its altitude the same as the altitude of that surface. 7. The pressure of...

## A Philosophical and Mathematical Dictionary: Containing an ..., Volume 2

Charles Hutton - 1815 - 686 pages
...demonstrated that the resistance of a cylinder, which moves in the direction of its axis, is equal to the weight of a column of the fluid, whose base is equal to that of the cylinder, and its altitude equal to the height through which a body must fall in vacuo,...

## A Course of Mathematics: In Two Volumes : for the Use of Academies ..., Volume 2

Charles Hutton - 1816 - 618 pages
...sustained by a. Dam or Sluice, made tofien ufl a J3ody of Water. By art. 313 Hydrostatics, (in this volume) the pressure of a fluid against any upright surface, as the gate of a sluice or canal, is equal vo half the weight of a column of the fluid, whose base is equal to the surface pressed, and its altitude...

## A Course of Mathematics: For the Use of Academies, as Well as ..., Volume 2

Charles Hutton - 1818 - 686 pages
...against one of the upright sides, or half the pressure against the whole upright surface. 313. Carol. 3. The pressure of a fluid against any upright surface,...whose base is equal to the surface pressed, and its aliitude the same as the altitude of that surface. For the pressure on a horizontal base equal to tin-...