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Water is flowing in a horizontal tube. The pressure at a point is 0.01 m of Hg at which the velocity is 0.6 m/s. What is the pressure at a point where the velocity is 0.8 m/s ?

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According to the Bernoulli's equation,

P1 + ρ1gh1 + ½ ρ1 V1^2 = P2 + ρ2gh2 + ½ ρ2 ...

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