Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics 8th Edition

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

Chapter 5 - Checking Understanding: 28

Answer

Heat transfer through a finite temperature difference

Work Step by Step

There is spontaneous heat transfer due presence of finite temperature difference as shown in the figure and all the spontaneous processes in the nature are main cause of irreversibility.
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