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Title: Bottle Fountain

Description: The water exiting the bottle will have a constant horizontal velocity that is dependent on the depth of the water above the exit hole. Once the water leaves the bottle, it will accelerate downward due to gravity. Hence the water will follow a parabolic path. The hole farthest from the top surface of the water will have the greatest exit velocity, hence the widest parabola. As the water level drops, the exit velocities will decrease.

Credits: Erich Tisch, Chris Rogers, Rich Wlezien, NSF

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Contributed By: Erich Tisch

 
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