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Water is contained in a closed, rigid, 0.25m^3 tank at an initial pressure of 500 KPa and a quality of 60%. Heat transfer occurs until the tank contains only saturated vapor. Determine the final mass of the vapor in the tank in kg, and the final pressure in bar.

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