If you applied a force to a 1 foot diameter column of water and wanted to determine the pressure for only 1 inch diameter area of water would you only take the force directly above that 1 inch diameter. Or would the force for 1 inch diameter be the same as the force from the whole area of water.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

I think the pressure is evenly distributed and it will all be the same force for every square inch but my calculations show otherwise.

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# Homework Help: Proper pressure

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