Mechanical Engineering - Thermodynamics - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Thermodynamics - Section 7 (Q.No. 2)
2.
A process of heating crude oil to a high temperature under a very high pressure to increase the yield of lighter distillates, is known as
cracking
carbonisation
fractional distillation
full distillation
Answer: Option
Explanation:
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Discussion:
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Sneha mohite said:   6 years ago
Cracking is the process which is used for separate the molecules by breaking down it so and is correct cracking.
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Sudhir said:   7 years ago
Cracking just to detect presence of water in oil.
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Honey said:   8 years ago
Can I have an explanation to this answer?

I think the answer should be fractional distillation.
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Frank said:   9 years ago
What is cracking?

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