ERIC Number: EJ515356
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
The Hydrostatic Paradox.
Wilson, Alpha E.
Physics Teacher, v33 n8 p538-39 Nov 1995
Presents an example demonstrating the quantitative resolution of the hydrostatic paradox which is the realization that the force due to fluid pressure on the bottom of a vessel can be considerably greater or considerably less than the weight of the fluid in the vessel. (JRH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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