Chemical Engineering - Petroleum Refinery Engineering - Discussion


A typical yield of diesel in straight run distillation of crude oil may be about __________ percent.

[A]. 8
[B]. 18
[C]. 28
[D]. 35

Answer: Option A


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Viettan K said: (Sep 21, 2014)  

I select B (18%), it is wrong. Thanks your share!
Please advice me where is the remain 92% of Diesel oil from?

Dipak said: (Apr 5, 2019)  
20% is the right answer.

Unnati said: (Sep 15, 2019)  

It states that from crude oil distillation we get 8% (yield) of Diesel.

Trushal said: (May 1, 2020)  
Yes, right @Unnati.

Dibya said: (Feb 20, 2021)  
18% is the right answer.

Er Bharat Singh said: (Jun 14, 2021)  
Yes, it should be B.

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