Mechanical Engineering - Thermodynamics - Discussion

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The reading of the pressure gauge fitted on a vessel is 25 bar. The atmospheric pressure is 1.03 bar and the value of 'g' is 9.81 m/s2. The absolute pressure in the vessel is

[A]. 23.97 bar
[B]. 25 bar
[C]. 26.03 bar
[D]. 34.81 bar

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

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Sandeep said: (Feb 18, 2013)  
Absolute pressure= gauge pressure+atmospheric pressure.

25+1.03=26.03.

Vinoth said: (Sep 5, 2015)  
Absolute pressure = Atmospheric pressure + Gauge pressure.

Absolute pressure= Atmospheric pressure - Vaccum pressure.

Sachin said: (Jan 24, 2016)  
Absolute pressure = Gauge pressure + atmospheric pressure.

25+1.03 = 26.03.

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