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ERIC Number: EJ113252
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1975
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Oddball Cases of Fluid Mechanics: Cobwebs and Pharaohs
Lafrance, Pierre
Physics Teacher, 13, 1, 23-28, Jan 75
Explains macroscopic properties of a number of systems as averaged-out behavior of numbers of particles. The approach is applied to a model of nuclear fission, rotational velocity in a galaxy, the nature of the rings of Saturn, oscillations of the earth, drops on a spider web, and the shape of ruined Meidum pyramid. (GH)
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