science-fluids

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  1. Areodynamics
    Concerns the flow of air around solid objectsof the effect of air on objects moving through it.
  2. Hydrodynamics
    The motion of liquids, usually water, around solid objects.
  3. Particle Theory
    A theiry used to explain matter and heat transfer
  4. Flow Rate
    The speed that a fluid moves in a given amount of time.
  5. Dynamic
    Relating to systems including moving fluids.
  6. Laminer Flow
    The movement of water in a straight or almost straight line.
  7. Turbulent Flow
    A broken or choppy movement of water usually caused by rapids, eddies, or whrilpools
  8. Drag
    A force that acts to slow a body moving through a liquid.
  9. Streamlined
    A smoothly curved, narrow shape
  10. Viscosity
    The phsyical property of a liqu
  11. Viscosity
    The phsyical property of a liquid that limits its ability to flow.
  12. High viscostiy
    A liquid that has a high resitance to flow. Thick
  13. Low Viscostity
    A low resistance to an ability to flow. Thin

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