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Fluid Mechanics: Hydrostatic Pressure of an Incompressible Fluid

A fluid can be considered incompressible if it takes a large amount of pressure to compress the fluid. Liquids can be considered incompressible fluids. To determine the hydrostatic pressure of an incompressible fluid refer to equation 1.

Hydrostatic pressure due to an incompressible fluid on an element (1)

P2 = Hydrostatic Pressure

γ = Specific Weight

h = Fluid Head

P1 = Initial Pressure

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