Flow Rate

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Fluid Dynamics

Flow Rate

Flow rate ( \(Q\) ) measure the amount of fluid that flows in a given time past a specific point.

Flow Rate formula

\(Q =  \frac {  \Delta V }  { \Delta t  }   \)          \(flow \; rate  \;=\;   \frac {  difference \; in \; volume }  { difference \; in \; time  }   \)

Where:

\(Q\) = flow rate

\(\Delta t\) = time differential

\(\Delta V\) = volume differential

 

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