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

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**cone**is poured into a cylinder whose base equals that of the**cone**: compare the pressures on the bases , the axes of both vessels being vertical . If the**cone**and cylinder be resting on a horizontal plane , state how the pressures on ... Page 37

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**cone**7 inches in height and 2 inches in diameter at its base is attached to a hemisphere of equal diameter : the specific gravity of the**cone**is 1.5 , that of the hemisphere is 1.75 ; find the specific gravity of the fluid in which this ... Page 40

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**cone**floats in a fluid with its axis vertical , the vertex being downwards and half its axis immersed ; compare the specific gravity of the**cone**with that of the fluid . ( 21 ) The specific gravities of sea - water , olive - oil ... Page 138

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**cone**whose axis may be represented by z , while that in the second case is the volume of the whole**cone**; now the volumes of these**cones**are in the ratio of the cubes of their axes ; therefore , 3 = 1 + m .. ...... ( 1 ) . Again , the ... Page 139

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**cone**, and disc . As there is no fluid under the disc the resultant fluid pres- sure upon it is the same as the ...**cone**is in the given state of immersion : but the force required to be exerted by the string in order to hold the ...### Other editions - View all

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