Civil Engineering - UPSC Civil Service Exam Questions - Discussion

23. 

Choose the correct statement about horizontal component of resultant hydrostatic pressure on a curved submerged surface :

[A]. It is equal to the product of pressure at the centroid and the curved area
[B]. It is equal to the weight of the liquid above the curved surface acting at 0.5 depth of the surface
[C]. It is equal to the projected area of the surface on a vertical plane multiplied by the pressure at the centre of gravity of area
[D]. It is equal to the weight of the liquid above the curved surface multiplied by the projected area on a vertical plane.

Answer: Option C

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