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Calculate fluid power.

Definition

Calculation should include
  • force
  • ratios
  • viscosity
  • compressibility
  • units of measurement
  • mechanical advantage.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How do you measure fluid power?
  • What is Pascal’s law?
  • How do you match the size of the system to the task?

Related Standards of Learning

Mathematics

A.4

The student will solve
  1. multistep linear and quadratic equations in one variables algebraically;
  2. quadratic equations in one variables algebraically;
  3. literal equations for a specified variable;
  4. systems of two linear equations in two variables algebraically and graphically; and
  5. practical problems involving equations and systems of equations.

AII.3

The student will solve
  1. absolute value linear equations and inequalities;
  2. quadratic equations over the set of complex numbers;
  3. equations containing rational algebraic expressions; and
  4. equations containing radical expressions.

Other Related Standards

ITEEA National Standards

3. The Relationships Among Technologies and the Connections Between Technology and Other Fields