Characteristics of fluids. (Ability to Flow. (some solids such as ice…
Characteristics of fluids.
fluids take shape of container.
gasses fill the container they are in.
have definite shape and volume
force of attraction is really strong that particles are locked in one place.
particles are further than solids.
attraction is strong enough to hold the liquid together.
attraction is really low.
spread out and fill container
Ability to Flow.
another characteristic fluids have.
can flow anywhere since they're free to move around.
some solids such as ice glaciers are fluid solids.
they are uncommon.
Types of flow
smooth and regular
allow fluids to move quick with more energy.
Reduced drag makes boat more efficient.
choppy and irregular
provides a thrilling ride and currents can be used for suture energy.
turbulence can also happen in our body.
is unhealthy if happens
streamlined objects creates laminar flow.
fluid flow can create problems as well as solve them.
it can create riverbanks when it rains.