Pressure

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Thermodynamics

Pressure (PRESS) is the force exerted on an object expressed as force per unit area.

FORMULA

\(p = \frac {F}{A} \)

Where:

\(p\) = pressure

\(F \) = force

\(A\) = area

Solve for:

\(F = p A \)

\(A = \frac {F}{p} \)