Nagwa uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Learn more about our Privacy Policy.
Start Practicing

Worksheet: Hydraulics


A host pours the remnants of several bottles of wine into a jug after a party. The jug has a 14.0 cm diameter. The host inserts a cork with a diameter of 2.00 cm into the bottle, placing it in direct contact with the wine. The host is amazed when he pounds the cork into place and the bottom of the jug breaks away. Calculate how much the magnitude of the force exerted against the bottom of the jug exceeds the N magnitude force applied to the cork when it is struck by the host.

  • A N
  • B N
  • C N
  • D N
  • E N