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Hydrostatic force and pressure

  1. Apr 5, 2013 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

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    The question asks to find the pressure force on the gate

    A-) centered on a tanker under 3m of water sector and on the cover plate is manufactured to calculate the net hydrostatic force.
    B-) Determine the location of the center of pressure.
    (With seal liquid repellency is provided.)
    2. Relevant equations



    3. The attempt at a solution
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data



    2. Relevant equations



    3. The attempt at a solution
     
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  3. Apr 5, 2013 #2
    Hello Salomatik,

    Welcome to Physics forums.

    Could you show your working so that we can help where you are stuck?
     
  4. Apr 9, 2013 #3
    Hello
    This is my solution but i dont know location of the center of pressure?

    IWhich formule location of center of pressure?

    Ycenter pressure= yc+ (Ixc+sin^2θ /A*yc) ????

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    Thank you.
     
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