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The resultant flow pattern depends on the geometry of the vehicle, its orientation with respect to the undisturbed free stream, and the altitude and speed at which the vehicle is traveling. The fundamental physical laws used to solve for the fluid motion in a general problem are 1. Conservation of mass (or the continuity equation) 2. Conservation of linear momentum (or Newton's second law of motion) 3. Conservation of energy (or the first law of thermodynamics) Because the flow patterns are often very complex, it may be necessary to use experimental investigations as well as theoretical analysis to describe the resultant flow.
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