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This short article from the online APS journal Physics summarizes the results of a study of a splash produced by an object pulled through the surface of water. The article includes a video and also a drawing showing the collapsing cavity of air behind the object and the jet of water that forms.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Fluids
- General
Motion, Forces, and Energy
- Applications of Newton's Laws
= Pressure
- Motion in One Dimension
= Velocity
- Informal Education
- High School
- Reference Material
= Article
- Audio/Visual
= Illustration
= Movie/Animation
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Image credit: American Physical Society;  Image source; Larger Image This resource was a Physics To Go feature from August 16, 2010 until September 1, 2010. View the feature here!


Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 2009 APS
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Keywords: photography, pressure, speed, splash
Record Creator: Metadata instance created July 22, 2010 by Foha Rafiq
Record Updated: Jul 22, 2010 by Ed Lee
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January 11, 2010
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AIP Format
(American Physical Society, College Park, 2009), WWW Document, (http://physics.aps.org/articles/v3/4).
AJP/PRST-PER
Making a supersonic jet in your kitchen (American Physical Society, College Park, 2009), <http://physics.aps.org/articles/v3/4>.
APA Format
Making a supersonic jet in your kitchen. (2010, January 11). Retrieved August 29, 2014, from American Physical Society: http://physics.aps.org/articles/v3/4
Chicago Format
American Physical Society. Making a supersonic jet in your kitchen. College Park: American Physical Society, January 11, 2010. http://physics.aps.org/articles/v3/4 (accessed 29 August 2014).
MLA Format
Making a supersonic jet in your kitchen. College Park: American Physical Society, 2009. 11 Jan. 2010. 29 Aug. 2014 <http://physics.aps.org/articles/v3/4>.
BibTeX Export Format
@misc{ Title = {Making a supersonic jet in your kitchen}, Publisher = {American Physical Society}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {29 August 2014}, Month = {January 11, 2010}, Year = {2009} }
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