Fluid Pressure:

Objectives:

   1.    Distinguish between force and pressure..

   2.    Define pressure.

Web Resources:

    http://casino.cchs.usyd.edu.au/bio/fluids/

Notes:

Pressure

 Pressure is a force that acts over a certain area. The force is measured in Newtons and the area is measured in cm2.

Pressure = force/area (N/cm2)