Steam Tables: ConcepTest and Example Problem
Try to answer this ConcepTest and solve the example problem before using this module. Studies show that trying to answer the questions before studying material improves learning and retention. We suggest that you write down the reasons for your answers. By the end of this module, you should be able to answer these on your own. Answers will be given at the end of this module.
Example Problem 1
Saturated water at 10 bar is fed to a heat exchanger with a flow rate of 10 kg/min. It is heated isobarically to 300°C.
- Calculate the final state of the water
- Calculate the change in enthalpy in kW.
- Compare the volumetric flow in to the volumetric flow out.