Using Boundary Conditions: ConcepTest and Example Problem

Try to answer this ConcepTest and solve the example problem before using this module. Studies show that trying to answer the questions before studying material improves learning and retention. By the end of this module, you should be able to answer these on your own. Answers will be given at the end of this module.

Example Problem 1

Consider steady-state, one dimensional flow over a single stationary vertical plate exposed to atmospheric conditions. What is the velocity profile, u(x), for this type of flow?