Calculate the fluid velocity in ft/sec to 2 decimal places. The formula for the

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Calculate the fluid velocity in ft/sec to 2 decimal places. The formula for the velocity is given by: 
velocity =Flow rate / Pipe Area 
The flow rate = 53 gpm 
and the Pipe Area is calculated from its diameter of 8 inches, 
231 cubic inches = 1 gallon, 
12 inches = 1 ft, and 

60 sec = 1 minute

Sep 7th, 2015

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The answer to the problem is

0.33828906249999996 or

velocity=.34

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