Mechanics System 3 – code: 4861.39

Mechanics System 3 - code: 4861.39

A basic introductory mechanics system for mechanics of fluids. Mechanics System 3 introduces the basic concepts of fluid dynamics. The system provides a useful framework to understand and study quantitatively many fluid dynamics experiments.

Equipment suggested:
Gas Pressure Sensor (code 2311.40)
Dual Range Force Sensor (code 2311.10)
LabPro (code 2300.10)
or LabQuest (code 2300.30)
or Go!Link (code 2320.30)
Vernier Caliper (code 2213.10)
Tape Measure (code 2211.10)
Mercury (code 4207.55)

 
 
 

experiments

  • Adhesion and cohesion
  • Bernoulli’s theorem
  • Boyle’s Law
  • Buoyant force
  • Capillarity
  • Cartesian diver
  • Communicating vessels
  • Density of a solid body
  • Density of two immiscible liquids
  • Drag coefficient
  • Force pump
  • Hagen-Poiseuille Law
  • Hare’s apparatus
  • Hydraulic brake
  • Hydrostatic pressure
  • Jurin’s Law
  • Mariotte’s bottle
  • Ostwald viscometer
  • Pascal’s Law
  • Perfect gas Law
  • Relative density of two non-mixable fluids
  • Reynold’s number
  • Siphon
  • Stevino’s Law
  • Stoke’s formula
  • Surface tension
  • Terminal velocity
  • The Archimedes’ principle
  • The Gamow, Oppenheimer, Bloch puzzle
  • Torricelli’s theorem
  • U-tube manometer
  • Venturi tube