Problem 15.9: Water fountain pump

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What is the gauge pressure of the pump of this water fountain in order for it to pump the water as shown? Treat the water as an ideal fluid. Assume the exit of the pump is where the water leaves the fountain (position is given in centimeters). The density of water is 1000 kg/m3. Restart.

Problem authored by Anne J. Cox.

Physlets were developed at Davidson College and converted from Java to JavaScript using the SwingJS system developed at St. Olaf College.

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