Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Physics - Application of Bernouli's theorem

    Not what you're looking for? Search our solutions OR ask your own Custom question.

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    An airplane has an effective wing surface area of 16 m2 that is generating the lift force. In level flight the air speed over the top of the wings is 136 m/s, while the air speed beneath the wings is 129 m/s. What is the weight of the plane?(density of air 1.29 kg/m3 )

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com December 24, 2021, 8:02 pm ad1c9bdddf

    Solution Preview

    Uplift force = Pressure difference between the top and bottom of the wings * Effective wing surface area

    F (up) = [P (bottom) - ...

    Solution Summary

    This solution contains a complete, neat and step-by-step explanation on how Bernouli's theorem in an airplane can generate lift.