Determine the hydraulic gradient and pressure, Physics

A piping system is shown below. Flow is from A to D and minimum pressure to be maintained is 20 psi.

Pipe

Length (ft)

Diameter (in)

Flow rate (gpm)

A-B

20,000

6

120

B-C

10,000

6

160

C-D

30,000

4

120

Hazen-Williams roughness coefficient C=140 for all the pipes. The elevations of A, B, C and D are 620, 460, 540, and 360 ft respectively.

Determine:

. Hydraulic gradient at A

. Pressure A, B, C, and D

Posted Date: 3/26/2013 3:25:06 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Determine the hydraulic gradient and pressure, Assignment Help, Ask Question on Determine the hydraulic gradient and pressure, Get Answer, Expert's Help, Determine the hydraulic gradient and pressure Discussions

Write discussion on Determine the hydraulic gradient and pressure
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
When a metal is illuminated with radiation with a wavelength of 152 nm, photoelectrons are ejected with a velocity of 7.9 x 10 5 m/s.  What is the work function, in eV, of th

What are the types of fibre optics?

What is electric flux? Write its S.I. units. Using Gauss's theorem, assume an expression for the electric field at a point because of a uniformly charged infinite plane sheet.


When the curve is not simple or linear as diode valve is known as non-ohmic device.

Op-amp as a Subtractor A fundamental differential amplifier can be used as a subtractor as shown in figure (c) In this figure, all external resistors are equal in value, so

a sphere is at rest on a wall at a angle of 3,4(slpoe) to the left. it also rest against a vertical wall. we are to find the magnitude of the resultant force at the vertical wall.

Explain Centripetal force?? Sir Isaac Newton suggested that motion in a straight line is most natural, and that deviations from this type of motion are caused by a force pullin

a car has a mass of 34.01 kg. The race lasts 30 seconds. you think if the car attains an acceleration of .55 m/s^2 to attain a final velocity of 16.54m/s it will win the race. what

An object falls from a high tower and lands on a high hill with an alpha angle. Then he jumps while going down the hill. How long is the distance between when the ball landed and t