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Unformatted text preview: 3. How can an engineer obtain more accurate values of loss coefficients for a fitting or valve than the approximate values in Table 8-4? 4. What physical phenomenon is responsible for higher losses in a sharp entrance than in a rounded entrance? 5. What is the primary cause of losses in bends or elbows? 6. In Example 8-6, why did the pressure increase as the water flowed through the fitting? How is it possible for a fluid to flow from a lower to a higher pressure?...
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This note was uploaded on 03/20/2012 for the course CHE 374 taught by Professor Davido.lignel during the Fall '11 term at BYU.
- Fall '11
- Chemical Engineering