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Equation of Continuity

The equation of continuity is derived from the principle of conservation of mass.
Mass of the liquid entering per second at A = Mass of the liquid leaving per second at B (Fig. 7).
Fig. 7
a1v1ρ1 = a2v2ρ2
a1v1 = a2v2
or av = constant or 51258.png
This expression is called the equation of continuity for the steady flow of an incompressible and non-viscous liquid. The velocity of flow is independent of the liquid (assuming the liquid to be non-viscous)

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