| Miles Bland - Hydrostatics - 1824
...converse. 64. If a plane be immersed in a fluid, the pressure perpendicular to its surface is equal **to the weight of a column of fluid, whose base is the area of the** plane, and altitude the perpendicular depth of its centre of gravity ; the fluid being at rest, and... | |
| John Martin Frederick Wright - Mathematics - 1825 - 653 pages
...that in the same cycloid the oscillations are isochronousTRINITY COLLEGE. 1820. HYDROSTATICS. into the **depth of its centre of gravity below the surface of the fluid.** 2. A hollow cone without a bottom stands on a horizontal plane, and water is poured in at the vertex.... | |
| John Martin Frederick Wright - 1827
...any surface in a direction perpendicular to it, varies as the area of the surface multiplied into the **depth of its centre of gravity below the surface of the fluid.** 2. A hollow cone without a bottom stands on a horizontal plane, and water is poured in at the vertex.... | |
| John Martin F. Wright - History - 1827
...any surface in a direction perpendicular to it, varies as the area of the surface multiplied into the **depth of its centre of gravity below the surface of the fluid.** 2. A hollow cone without a bottom stands on a horizontal plane, and water is poured in at the vertex.... | |
| Thomas Leybourn - Mathematics - 1830
...round S fixed. (Newt. Prop. 58.) 10. Prove that the pressure upon any portion of a vessel filled with a **fluid of uniform density is equal to the weight of...its centre of gravity below the surface of the fluid** ; and find the whole pressure on the surface of a spherical segment filled with fluid. 11. If a floating... | |
| William Hallowes Miller - Fluid mechanics - 1831 - 95 pages
...Since the pressure on the base of a vessel filled with a given fluid, depends only on its area, and the **depth of its centre of gravity below the surface of the fluid,** the pressure on the base of the cone BAB' (fig. 61) is equal to the pressure on the base of the cylinder... | |
| William Martin - 1832 - 504 pages
...of the cone, be only one third that of the cylinder. The pressure of water in a funnel is only that **of a column of fluid whose base is the area of the** outlet; on the other hand, make the base Ťof a cone the bottom of a vessel ot that figure, and the... | |
| 1835
...resistance to a given plane, by a fluid acting with a certain velocity perpendicularly to its face, is equal **to the weight of a column of fluid, whose base is the** plane and height equal to that through which a heavy body must fall to acquire the given velocity :... | |
| Mathematics - 1836
...kept at rest by the friction. 92. Prove that the pressure upon any portion of a vessel filled with a **fluid of uniform density is equal to the weight of...its centre of gravity below the surface of the fluid** ; and find the whole pressure on the surface of a spherical segment filled with fluid. 93. If a floating... | |
| Francis Henney Smith - Arithmetic - 1845 - 276 pages
...any surfare, in a direction perpendicular to it, is as Hie ares of the Ktirfoce, multiplied into the **depth of its centre of gravity below the surface of the fluid,** multiplied into the specific gravity of the fluid ; and is ,". equal to the weight of a cylinder of... | |
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