Mechanical Engineering - Steam Boilers and Engines - Discussion


In a steam condenser, the partial pressure of steam and air are 0.06 bar and 0.007 bar respectively. The condenser pressure is

[A]. 0.007 bar
[B]. 0.053 bar
[C]. 0.06 bar
[D]. 0.067 bar

Answer: Option D


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Timir said: (Sep 23, 2016)  
Condenser Pressure Pc = Partial Pressure of air + Partial pressure of Steam.

Pc = 0.007 + 0.06 = 0.067 bar.

Kajal Sharma said: (Sep 16, 2017)  
It is according to Pascal's law total pressure of constitutent of misture is equal to sum of individual.

Santosh Ayanar said: (Sep 5, 2018)  
It's according to Dalton's law of partial pressure.

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