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Force in pipe

  1. Mar 9, 2016 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    is it correct to say that the force exerted by reducer on fluid directed to the left because of the fluid move from left to right ?

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution

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  3. Mar 9, 2016 #2
    Yes, but you can also prove that by carrying out a macroscopic momentum balance on the fluid passing through the control volume.
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