Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 13 - Think and Explain: 57


More water will flow from the open faucets downstairs.

Work Step by Step

Pressure = $(weight\; density)\times(depth)$. The downstairs faucets are lower and deeper than the upstairs faucets. The higher pressure downstairs drives more flow from the faucets.
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