# Calculations in Hydraulic Engineering: A Practical Text-book for the Use of Students, Draughtsmen, and Engineers, with Numerous Illustrations and Examples, Volume 1

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Page 151 - E the modulus of elasticity, and I the moment of inertia of the beam.
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Page 15 - In other words, the force by which the piston is impelled along the trunk in the direction of its axis, is independent of the angle 0 ; and is always equal to the pressure p multiplied by the area of the rectangle bd of Fig.