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Homework Help: Syphons in Fluid Dynamics

  1. May 23, 2005 #1
    Does anyone know anything about syphons in fluid dynamics? Or maybe a site that i could find info? I need to find the velocity of the water as it leaves the pipe...
     
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  3. May 23, 2005 #2

    OlderDan

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    It's just Bernoulli's equation, but with a limitation on the intermediate height. This looks pretty good to me.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siphon#Velocity
     
  4. May 24, 2005 #3
    Thanks both of you. This helps me too :-)
     
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