Chapter 2      Liquids at rest

 

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Contents:-

 

Introduction

 

Liquids at rest

 

Variation of pressure with depth in a liquid at rest

 

Measurement of low pressures using manometers

 

Calculation of forces on immersed surfaces

 

Using manometers with fluctuating pressures

 

The stability of floating bodies

 

Cruise liners and tankers

 

Effect of moving ballast

 

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