Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics 8th Edition

Published by Wiley
ISBN 10: 1118412931
ISBN 13: 978-1-11841-293-0

Chapter 5 - Checking Understanding: 12

Answer

(c) Irreversible process

Work Step by Step

A throttling process is defined as a process in which there is no change in enthalpy from state 1 to state 2, h1 = h2; no work is done, W = 0; and the process is adiabatic, Q = 0. Hence it is irreversible process.
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