Fall07_Test_1_Solution_Key

Fall07_Test_1_Solution_Key - PGE 312 - FALL 2007 Physical...

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PGE 312 - FALL 2007 Physical and Chemical Behavior of Petroleum Fluids I Test #1, 50 Minutes Solution Key Problem 1 (25 points) Name the following hydrocarbon compounds according to the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) naming rules: Solution to Problem 1 1
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Problem 2 (25 points) Pure propane is stored in a washed out salt cavern in the US Gulf Coast by a Utility Company for use in an emergency. Here are the facts about this storage facility. Mass of propane in storage = 600x10 6 lb mass Volume of the salt cavern = 20x10 6 cubic feet Temperature of the salt cavern = 150 ° F Saturated liquid density of propane at 150 ° F = 26.52 lb mass/cu foot Saturated vapor density of propane at 150 ° F = 3.74 lb mass/cu foot Vapor pressure of propane at 150 ° F = 360 psia Critical temperature of propane = 206.06 ° F Solution to Problem 2 a. Calculate the volume of liquid propane in the carven. First, determine the state of the system. There are three possibilities.
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This note was uploaded on 12/14/2011 for the course PGE 312 taught by Professor Peters during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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