Problem: Water flows from the pipe shown in the figure with a speed of 8.0 m/s. (Figure 1)What is the water pressure as it exits into the air? Express your answer to two significant figures and include the appropriate units.

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The pressure at the exit is equal to atmospheric pressure. Thus, water pressure at the exit is equal to atmospheric pressure.

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Water flows from the pipe shown in the figure with a speed of 8.0 m/s. (Figure 1)

What is the water pressure as it exits into the air? Express your answer to two significant figures and include the appropriate units.

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