Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics 8th Edition

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ISBN 10: 1118412931
ISBN 13: 978-1-11841-293-0

Chapter 9 - Checking Understanding: 9

Answer

(d) remains the same.

Work Step by Step

Regenerator is introduced to preheat the air entering to the combustion chamber. Preheating is done from comparatively high temperature air at turbine exit. However, this preheating improves the combustion efficiency but net work developed remains same.
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