Asked in Units of Measure, Physics
What is the amount of force per unit on a given material?
Per WHAT unit? A commonly used measure is the force per unit area - called pressure. The SI unit of pressure is the Pascal, equal to newton per square meter. ...
What is the definition of pressure?
the force of the atmosphere on the earth's surface Answer by FutureLPGAgolfer Force per unit area. The amount of force acting on a unit mass. The equation is pressure is force divide by area. Pressure is the amount of Force per unit area. ...
Asked in Physics, Earth Sciences
What is the measure of the force with whicn air molecules push on a surface?
What is normally used here is not a force, but a force per unit area; this is called pressure. The SI unit for pressure is the pascal. ...
Asked in Science, Physics, Solid State Physics
What is that amount of force exerted on the surface of an object?
No special name for that. If you mean "force per unit area", that's called "pressure". ...
Asked in Science, Physics, Earth Sciences
The measure of force with which the air molecules are pushing on a surface?
That measure of force per unit area is called the pressure exerted on the surface. ...