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FLUIDS-how far from dam base does stram hit ground

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Homework Statement



a dam of height H has a hole half way down to the base. how far outward from the base does the stream hit the ground?


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The Attempt at a Solution


i think you have to use bernoulli's equation right?
first find velocity then distance x right?
 

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minger
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Assume that the fluid is just a ball. If someone throws a ball from an elevated location, what information must be known in order to determine how far he throws it?
 
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tiny-tim
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Welcome to PF!

Hi ricky882! Welcome to PF! :wink:
i think you have to use bernoulli's equation right?
first find velocity then distance x right?
Right! :smile:

What do you get?​
 

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