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Author: Jack Erjavec, Rob Thompson
Publisher: Cengage Learning
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A piston-cylinder assembly contains a mystery substance that undergoes a series of processes.
Process 1-->2: Constant pressure process at 5bar from v1=.07m3/kg to v2=.12m3/kg
Process 2->3: Constant volume process to saturated vapor
Process 3->4: Constant temperature process to quality of 50%
Process 4->5: Constant volume process to 5bar
Sketch the processes on Pt, Pv, and Tv, plots. Lable the axes including property values; use closed dots to show the states, use solid lines to connect the states, add number and arrows to make clear
the states numbers and process directions.
Could this be considered a thermodynamic cycle? Why or why not?
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Transcribed Image Text:A piston-cylinder assembly contains a mystery substance that undergoes a series of processes. Process 1-->2: Constant pressure process at 5bar from v1=.07m3/kg to v2=.12m3/kg Process 2->3: Constant volume process to saturated vapor Process 3->4: Constant temperature process to quality of 50% Process 4->5: Constant volume process to 5bar Sketch the processes on Pt, Pv, and Tv, plots. Lable the axes including property values; use closed dots to show the states, use solid lines to connect the states, add number and arrows to make clear the states numbers and process directions. Could this be considered a thermodynamic cycle? Why or why not?
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