ReadingQuestions_24_Chp_14.4-14.5

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Chemical Engineering 374 Fall 2011 Reading Questions 24—Chapter 14.4-14.5 Name ________________________________________________________ 1. One type of turbine operates with the principle of a liquid jet striking a movable bucket. What is the name of this class of turbines? 2. One type of turbine operates with the principle of a liquid jet striking a movable bucket. At what bucket velocity (relative to the jet velocity) is maximum efficiency achieved?
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Unformatted text preview: 3. What is the name of the class of turbines that operate like the reverse of a centrifugal pump? 4. What is the definition of efficiency for turbines (in words, rather than an equation)? 5. For a particular application, a turbine has a specific speed (N st ) equal to approximatly 3.0. What type of hydraulic turbine would be suitable?...
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