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ERIC Number: EJ931176
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Sep
Pages: 7
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 7
ISSN: ISSN-0031-9120
Simple Verification of the Parabolic Shape of a Rotating Liquid and a Boat on Its Surface
Sabatka, Z.; Dvorak, L.
Physics Education, v45 n5 p462-468 Sep 2010
This article describes a simple and inexpensive way to create and to verify the parabolic surface of a rotating liquid. The liquid is water. The second part of the article deals with the problem of a boat on the surface of a rotating liquid. (Contains 1 table, 10 figures and 5 footnotes.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Czech Republic