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Measuring g by Flow Rate
written by Gregor Steele
The diameter of a water stream decreases as it falls. Since the flow rate is constant, we can measure the diameter at different heights to determine the value of the gravitational acceleration g. In this experiment we capture an image of the stream and analyze it using the Tracker video analysis tool.

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Classical Mechanics
- Motion in One Dimension
= Gravitational Acceleration
Fluid Mechanics
- Dynamics of Fluids
= Flow Rate
- Lower Undergraduate
- High School
- Instructional Material
= Activity
= Demonstration
= Laboratory
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Keywords:
Bernoulli, gravity, motion
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created January 20, 2015 by Douglas Brown
Record Updated:
January 20, 2015 by Wolfgang Christian
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January 19, 2015
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Steele, G. (2015). Measuring g by Flow Rate [Computer software]. Retrieved December 12, 2017, from https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=13402&DocID=3989
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Steele, Gregor. Measuring g by Flow Rate. Computer software. 2015. Java (JRE) 1.6. 12 Dec. 2017 <https://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=13402&DocID=3989>.
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