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Water flows at the rate of 300 gpm through a venturi which has a diameter of 3 inch at the inlet and a diameter of 1½ inch at the throat. If Q=0, W=0, and ∆U=0, what is the pressure drop between the inlet and the throat? Apply the steady flow energy equation.
A. 12.4 psi
B. 14.2 psi
C. 16.1 psi
D. 18.6 psi

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