 12.12.1: The speed of sound in an ideal gas ___ . (Select all that are corre...
 12.12.2: Make these calculations about the speed of sound in air. a. The spe...
 12.12.3: The Mach number . (Select all that are correct). a. is the ratio V/...
 12.12.4: Find from available sources the Mach number at which modernday air...
 12.12.5: From available sources, find the orbital velocity of a satellite ci...
 12.12.6: How fast (in meters per second) will a sound wave travel in methane...
 12.12.7: Calculate the speed of sound in helium at 45C.
 12.12.8: Calculate the speed of sound in hydrogen at 38F.
 12.12.9: How much faster will a sound wave propagate in helium than in nitro...
 12.12.11: The relationship between pressure and density for the propagation o...
 12.12.12: A supersonic aircraft is flying at Mach 1.6 through air at 30C. Wha...
 12.12.13: What is the temperature on the nose of a supersonic fighter flying ...
 12.12.14: A highperformance aircraft is flying at a Mach number of 1.8 at an...
 12.12.15: An airplane travels at 850 km/h at sea level where the temperature ...
 12.12.16: An airplane flies at a Mach number of0.95 at a 10,000m altitude, w...
 12.12.17: Early passenger aircraft used to fly at a cruising speed of 250 mph...
 12.12.18: A total heat tube inserted in the flow of a compressible fluid meas...
 12.12.19: An object is immersed in an airflow with a static pressure of 200 k...
 12.12.21: Oxygen flows from a reservoir in which the temperature is 200C and ...
 12.12.22: One problem in creating highMachnumber flows is condensation of t...
 12.12.23: Hydrogen flows from a reservoir where the temperature is 20C and th...
 12.12.24: The total pressure in a Mach2.5 wind tunnel operating with air is ...
 12.12.25: Using Eq. (12.26) on p. 453 in 12.2, develop an expression for the ...
 12.12.26: For low velocities, the total pressure is only slightly larger than...
 12.12.27: Which of the following statements are true? a. Shock waves only occ...
 12.12.28: Can normal shock waves occur in subsonic flows? Explain your answer.
 12.12.29: A normal shock wave exists in a 500 m/s stream of nitrogen having a...
 12.12.31: A Pitotstatic tube is used to measure the Mach number on a superso...
 12.12.32: A shock wave occurs in a methane stream in which the Mach number is...
 12.12.33: The Mach number downstream of a shock wave in helium is 0.85, and t...
 12.12.34: Show that the lowest Mach number possible downstream of a normal sh...
 12.12.35: Show that the Mach number downstream of a weak wave (M = 1) is appr...
 12.12.36: What is meant by "back pressure"?
 12.12.37: Develop a computer program for calculating the mass flow in a trunc...
 12.12.38: The truncated nozzle shown in the figure is used to meter the mass ...
 12.12.39: The truncated nozzle shown in the figure is used to monitor the mas...
 12.12.41: A truncated nozzle with a I 0 cm2 ex.it area is supplied from a hel...
 12.12.42: A sampling probe is used to draw gas samples from a gas stream for ...
 12.12.43: Truncated nozzles are often used for flowmetering devices. Asswne ...
 12.12.44: Sketch how the Mach number and velocity vary through a de Laval noz...
 12.12.45: When a de Laval nozzle has expansion ratio of 4, what does that mean?
 12.12.46: Develop a computer program that requires the Mach number and ratio ...
 12.12.47: Develop a computer progran1 that, given the area ratio, ratio of sp...
 12.12.48: A wind tunnel using air is designed to have a Mach number of 3, a s...
 12.12.49: A de Laval nozzle is to be designed to operate supersonically and e...
 12.12.51: Repeat Prob. 12.50 for a nozzle with the same area ratio but with a...
 12.12.52: A de Laval nozzle with an exit area ratio of 1.688 exhausts air fro...
 12.12.53: Determine the Mach number and area ratio at which the dynamic press...
 12.12.54: A rocket motor operates at an altitude where the atmospheric pressu...
 12.12.55: A rocket motor is being designed to operate at sea level, where the...
 12.12.56: Air flows through a de Laval nozzle with an expansion ratio of 4. T...
 12.12.57: A rocket nozzle has the configuration shown. The diameter of the th...
 12.12.58: A normal shock wave occurs in a nozzle at an area ratio of 5. Deter...
 12.12.59: Consider airflow in the variablearea channel shown in the figure. ...
 12.12.61: Design a supersonic wind tunnel that achieves a Mach number of 1.5 ...
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