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Problem 3.7 [Difficulty: 1] Given: Pressure and temperature data from balloon Find: Plot density change as a function of elevation Assumption: Ideal gas behavior Solution: Using the ideal gas equation, ρ = p/RT p (psia) T ( o F) ρ (lbm/ft 3 ) 14.71 53.6 0.07736 14.62 52.0 0.07715 14.53 50.9 0.07685 14.45 50.4 0.07647
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This note was uploaded on 10/19/2011 for the course EGN 3353C taught by Professor Lear during the Fall '07 term at University of Florida.
- Fall '07
- Fluid Mechanics