2C40.25 - Poiseuille Flow

Poiseuille Flow


PIRA Classification: 2C40.25

Description: 3 mm and 6 mm tubes project from the bottom of a 1-L graduated cylinder. 1 liter of a glycerine/water mixture (2:1) is poured into the cylinder. The liquid will flow through the tubes at different rates and is collected by identical beakers. One should expect a 14:1 or 15:1 ratio in the collected volumes.

Special Instructions: Please pour quickly, yet carefully.

Condition: Ok

Setup time: 2 minutes

Safety Issues: None