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Water Jet Pascal

  • Thread starter mr.toronto
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1. Homework Statement
What is the force on 1cm squared exerted by a water jet?
Water jet does 6000 pounds of force per square inch


2. Homework Equations
F=P/A


3. The Attempt at a Solution
first convert 6000 pounds into kg 6000 pounds= 2 721.5kg
and 1 square inch is 0.00064516 m2
 

Answers and Replies

  • #2
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you want the force in Newtons, not in kg.
 
  • #3
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so 2721.5kg=27215 newtons
 

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