Mechanical Engineering - Hydraulics and Fluid Mechanics - Discussion

16. 

The intensity of pressure at any point, in a liquid, is

[A]. directly proportional to the area of the vessel containing liquid
[B]. directly proportional to the depth of liquid from the surface
[C]. directly proportional to the length of the vessel containing liquid
[D]. inversely proportional to the depth of liquid from the surface

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

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Raghvendra said: (May 10, 2017)  
P = ρgH.
where ρ = Density of Liquid.
g = Gravitational acceleration (9.8 m/s2).
H = Depth of the liquid from the surface.

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