Calculating Ranges Of Strouhal Numbers

Graph and Compare Strouhal Numbers

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Graph and Compare Strouhal Numbers

  • Create a graph that shows the given Strouhal numbers for the following birds and bats.
    • Woodpecker: 0.22
    • Albatross: 0.25
    • Fruit bat: 0.40
    • Pigeon: 0.20
    • Hummingbird: 0.259
    • Swan: 0.20
    • Osprey: 0.23
    • Free-tailed bat: 0.31
    • Starling: 0.30
  • What is the range of Strouhal numbers for the birds and bats represented on the graph?
  • Represent the Strouhal numbers on the vertical axis using the numbers 0 to 0.5 (in 0.1 increments). Place the names of the birds and bats along the horizontal axis.