## Elementary Hydrostatics: With Numerous ExamplesMacmillan and Company, 1866 - 155 pages |

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**NOTE**. It is very important to remember the unit of weight in terms of which W is here given . It can be discovered as follows : The equation W = pVg signifies that the weight of the volume V of any 8 PRELIMINARY DEFINITIONS. Page 9

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**NOTE**. - By expressing in words the meaning of this equation , it appears very clearly , as in ( Art . 10 ,**Note**) , what is the unit of weight here assumed . The equation ( 3 ) declares that the weight of AND EXPLANATIONS . 9. Page 13

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**NOTE**. It must be remembered that the unit of force in terms of which p is here expressed is a force equal to the 1th weight of of the unit of volume of the substance to which 9 p refers . This is introduced in equation ( 1 ) where the ... Page 46

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**NOTE**. σ is not absolutely constant , since the volume of mercury , and therefore its specific gravity , changes with a change of temperature . This variation being very slight is neglected in rough observations . If , however , close ... Page 70

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**NOTE**. The weight of the bell must be greater than the weight of the volume of water displaced by the inclosed air when AB is level with the upper surface of the water . ] The height to which the water rises in the bell , when its lower ...### Other editions - View all

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