ChE 310 Thermodynamics II
Take Home Quiz 1
Prepare an Excel spreadsheet to calculate the solutions to the following questions. Use a
separate sheet for each problem. Select your conditions from the appropriate tables.
1) Calculate the maximum amount of wo
Problem Set 1
3.4. For liquid water the isothermal compressibility is given by:
=
c
V (P + b)
where c and b are functions of temperature only. If 1 kg of water is compressed isothermally
and reversibly from 1 to 500 bar at 60 C, how much work is required?
ChE 310 Thermodynamics II
Sample Midterm Exam
1. N-butane gas is compressed from an initial condition of 5 bar and 95.0 C to 25 bar
and 210 C. Determine the change in the gas enthalpy and entropy using the virial EOS
truncated to two terms. Use Pitzers me