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Fluid Mechanics

by: Ned Sauer I

Fluid Mechanics CE 330

Ned Sauer I
GPA 3.53

Alfred Parr

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Date Created: 09/07/15
CE 330 Homework Problems for Open Channel Flow Sp 2007 Problem 1 The strange channel below has a slope of 00005 n 030 a Determine discharge ifthe uniform depth of flow is 65 ft 160 cfs b Determine the Froude number for the conditions in a 0200 39lt y65 4 1 Problem 2 Water ows at a uniform depth Z of 9 ft in the trapezoidal channel below n yo 0025 and 80 00005 1 15 a Find the discharge and Froude number b Find the critical depth of ow for the discharge found in part a c fthe discharge is doubled determine the uniform depth of ow a Q600 cfsFr0278 b yc 489 c yo121 Problem 3 Water flows in a 20ft wide rectangular channel at a uniform depth of 10 ft and a velocity of 5 fps fthe nvalue of the channel is 003 determine the bed slope and the Froude number 0 000119 Fr 0279 CE 330 Thanksgiving Homework Specific Energy in Open Channel Flow Problem 1 Water ows at the rate of 550 y cfs in a 10ft wide rectangular channel The depth at Section 1 is 11 feet for ac below Q 550 cfs It is different for part d a Determine speci c energy and the Froude Number for Section 1 EA b A smooth transition occurs where the bed rises 15 feet Determine the depth and Froude number at Section 2 c Determine the minimum bed rise required if Section 2 becomes critical This is the incipient choke condition Also nd yo d lfthe bed rise is 6 feet determine y1 and y2 This will be the choke condition where upstream flooding occurs thus y1 increases y2 will be critical a 1139 0266 b 935 0339 c 458 454 d 125 454 Problem 2 Water ows at the rate of 550 cfs in a Elevation View 10ft wide rectangular channel The depth at v x Section 1 is 11 feet for ac below Q 550 cfs It is different for part d gt y1 W a Determine speci c energy and the Froude Number for Section 1 Same as above b A smooth lateral transition occurs where the bed width reduces to 9 feet Determine the Plan View depth and Froude number at Section 2 Determine the minimum bed width required if Section 2 becomes critical This is the incipient choke condition Also find yc2 lfthe bed width is 4 feet determine y2 and y1 This will be the choke condition where upstream flooding occurs thus y1 increases a 1139 0266 b 109 c 463 759 d 122 836 v 0 v 0 v Problem 3 Water ows uniformly in a trapezoidal channel with a base width of 15 feet and side slopes of21 horvert If n 0030 So 0001 and the uniform depth is 10 feet determine the following a Discharge b Froude number for uniform ow c The speci c energy for uniform ow d The critical depth a 1790 cfs b 0356 c 1040 d 584


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