Figures (a) and (b) refer to the steady flow of a (non-viscous) liquid. Which of the two figures is incorrect ? Why ?

Figures 10.23 a and b refer to the steady flow of a non-viscous liquid.  Which of the two figures is incorrect? Why?ab

Asked by Pragya Singh | 1 year ago |  77

1 Answer

Solution :-

Figure (a) is incorrect. The reason is that at the kink, the velocity of flow of liquid is large and hence using the Bernoulli’s theorem the pressure is less. As a result, the water should not rise higher in the tube where there is a kink (i.e., where the area of cross-section is small).

Answered by Abhisek | 1 year ago

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