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

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**inch**for every 5 lbs . which it supports , and that its unstretched length just allows the bottom of the cylinder to touch the water , and that a cubic foot of water weighs 1000 ozs . , find the depth of immersion . Let this depth be z ... Page 37

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**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 com ... Page 40

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**inch**and two**inches**above the water . Find the pressure on 3 square**inches**of a plane surface which is im- mersed horizontally at a depth of 5**inches**below the upper surface of the oil : the weight of a cubic foot of distilled water ... Page 41

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**inches**are there in the edge of a cubical mass of coal which weighs 2 tons , its specific gravity being 1.12 ? and what is the specific gravity of silver one cubic**inch**of which weighs 6.1 ozs . ? also what is the weight in ozs . of 30 ... Page 46

... illustrate the equation II = oh . ( 1 ) Find the atmospheric pressure on the square

... illustrate the equation II = oh . ( 1 ) Find the atmospheric pressure on the square

**inch**, when the height of the mercurial barometer is 30**inches**, assuming the specific gravity of mercury , referred to water 46 ELASTIC FLUIDS .### Other editions - View all

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