Forces In Fluids Section 1

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Force Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is to test your knowledge of Section 1 of Forces in Fluids. This section ia all about pressure.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Choose the letter of the term that is an SI unit of pressure.
    • A. 

      Newton

    • B. 

      Liter

    • C. 

      Weight

    • D. 

      Pascal

  • 2. 
    Choose the letter of the two answers below that are equal to each other. 
    • A. 

      1 pascal

    • B. 

      1 newton per square centimeter

    • C. 

      1 newton per square meter

    • D. 

      1 newton

  • 3. 
    Another term for air pressure is ___________________________.
  • 4. 
    In a fluid that is not moving, pressure at a given point is exerted equally in all directions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Air pressure increases as elevation increases.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Choose the letter of each of the following that are fluids.
    • A. 

      Helium gas

    • B. 

      Liquid water

    • C. 

      Ice

    • D. 

      Air

  • 7. 
    A substance that can easily flow is a(n) _________________________.
  • 8. 
    Water pressure increases as depth increases.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The pressure exerted by a fluid is the total force exerted by the fluid divided by the _________________________ over which the force is exerted.
  • 10. 
    Force and pressure are the same thing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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