Mechanical Universe V46 Worksheet

Mechanical Universe V46 Worksheet - 5. Which came first,...

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THE MECHANICAL UNIVERSE Name: Video 46. Engine of Nature Class: 1. What sort of engine was Carnot interested in? 2. List some common uses of the steam engine: 3. To what exotic location did Lord Byron believe the steam engine would carry man? 4. What component is the essence of the steam engine?
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Unformatted text preview: 5. Which came first, the water wheel or the steam engine? 6. Explain how the ideal engine would handle heat flow: 7. Defi ne isothermal: 8. The Carnot engine is both a heat engine and . 9. Why did Carnot never achieve fame in his lifetime for his brilliant theory?...
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