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Solutions for Chapter 10.6.4: Underflow (Sluice) Gates
Full solutions for Fundamentals of Fluid Mechanics | 8th Edition
The number of protons in the nucleus of an atom.
An instrument that measures atmospheric pressure.
Seismic waves that travel through Earth’s interior.
A substance formed by the chemical combination of two or more elements in definite proportions and usually having properties different from those of its constituent elements.
A unit of the geologic calendar that is a subdivision of a period.
A method of locating stellar objects much like the coordinate system used on Earth’s surface.
Any form of artificial structure built to protect a coast or to prevent the movement of sand along a beach. Examples include groins, jetties, breakwaters, and seawalls.
Forming where glacial ice flows into bays, it is a large, relatively flat mass of floating ice that extends seaward from the coast but remains attached to the land along one or more sides.
A phenomenon, sometimes associated with earthquakes, in which soils and other unconsolidated materials containing abundant water are turned into a fluid-like mass that is not capable of supporting buildings.
A sensitive instrument used to measure the intensity of Earth’s magnetic field at various points.
A ridge of till formed when lateral moraines from two coalescing alpine glaciers join.
A term often used synonymously with hypothesis but is less precise because it is sometimes used to describe a theory as well.
A magnetic field that is the same as that which exists at present.
Atoms combine in order that each may have the electron arrangement of a noble gas; that is, the outer energy level contains eight neutrons.
A consolidated mixture of minerals.
The study of spectra.
That part of the craton that is mantled by relatively undeformed sedimentary rocks and underlain by a basement complex of igneous and metamorphic rocks.
A dark spot on the Sun, which is cool by contrast to the surrounding photosphere.
A large landmass that contains all, or nearly all, of the existing continents.
The increase in temperature with depth. It averages 1° C per 30 meters (1–2° F per 100 feet) in the crust.