Problem 11PE

(a) What is the fluid speed in a fire hose with a 9.00-cm diameter carrying 80.0 L of water per second? (b) What is the flow rate in cubic meters per second? (c) Would your answers be different if salt water replaced the fresh water in the fire hose?

Problem 11PE

Solution 11 PE

Step 1 of 5:

In this question, we need to find the speed of fluid in fire hose

In part (b), we need to find the flow rate in cubic meters per second

In part (c), We need to comment if there would be change in the flow rate if the salt water is replaced from fresh water in the hose

Data given

Diameter of Hose

Radius

Flow rate

Part a: