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Problem 1.28

A closed system consisting of 4 lb of a gas undergoes a process during which the relation between pressure and volume is pVn 5 constant. The process begins with p1 5 15 lbf/in.2 , 1 5 1.25 ft3 /lb and ends with p2 5 53 lbf/in.2 , 2 5 0.5 ft3 /lb. Determine (a) the volume, in ft3 , occupied by the gas at states 1 and 2 and (b) the value of n. (c) Sketch Process 12 on pressurevolume coordinates

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