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Te Reo Pūtaiao

tōpana whakarunga

upthrust

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te āinga whakarunga o tētahi mea. Ka hua ake tēnei momo tōpana i te mahi a te wai, a te haurehu rānei ki te ātete i te tōpana a taua mea e pēhi ana i te wai, i te haurehu rānei.

An upward force on an object resulting from water or gas opposing the force exerted on that object.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te takenga mai o te tōpana whakarunga kei te pā ki te waka rererangi?

Whakaaturia te tōpana whakarunga ki te hoahoa.

Ko te tōpana whakarunga kei te ātete i te tō ā-papa.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

Ki te tukuna tētahi mea ki roto i te wai, ka pā te tōpana whakarunga o te wai ki taua mea. Mēnā ka noho taurite te tōpana whakarunga me te taumaha o te mea, ka mānu. Mēnā he nui ake te taumaha o te mea i te tōpana whakarunga o te wai, ka totohu:

 

Ko te tōpana hiki tētahi momo tōpana whakarunga ka hua ake i te haere o tētahi mea i te hau takiwā, i te wai rānei. Koia nei te tōpana e hīkina ai tētahi waka rererangi, tētahi waka ripi. E rima ngā tōpana ka pā ki tētahi waka rererangi, waka ripi rānei:

Takenga Mai

tōpana - force

whakarunga - upward direction

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te takenga mai o te tōpana whakarunga kei te pā ki te waka rererangi?

Whakaaturia te tōpana whakarunga ki te hoahoa.

Ko te tōpana whakarunga kei te ātete i te tō ā-papa.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga