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In Algebra

Properties of superheated vapor R134a?

  Answer   for English units, see this table http://energy.sdsu.edu/testcenter/testhome/Test/solve/basics/tables/tablesPC/superR134a-Eng.html (click on SI once t (MORE)

What happens to radon when it is superheated?

Radon, a radioactive inert gas, will, when superheated, begin thermionic emission. Let's put some in a container we can see through (with nothing else to interfere) and heat i (MORE)

Why is superheated steam used in power plant?

Two reasons. Superheated steam has zero moisture content, thus corrosion is reduced. Secondly, superheated steam carries more energy per pound of steam without increasing the (MORE)

Is the expansion of superheated steam isothermal?

Expansion of steam in either the saturated or superheated state is  generally not isothermal. When steam expands from a high pressure  to a lower pressure the temperature wi (MORE)
In Science

What is saturated steam and superheated steam?

Saturated steam occurs when steam and water are in equilibrium. If you have a closed container of water and heat it, above 100 celsius the steam pressure will start to rise, a (MORE)

Why is superheating desirable?

As you'll know, the amount of energy you can get from (say) steam, is limited by the difference between the hottest the steam is, and the condensation temperature. So if we (MORE)
In Science

Why steam is superheated?

superheated steam produces greater pressure and power and can go  very long distances by itself compared to regular steam.  +++  Not quite. The pressure is no more than tha (MORE)
In Uncategorized

What is superheating and how can a person prevent it?

Superheating means to heat something above its boiling point  without the formation of bubbles of vapor (without it actually  boiling). It can be prevented by placing someth (MORE)

Why is superheating considered to be good in certain cases?

In steam engines you must superheat the steam to vaporize all of  the microscopic water droplets suspended in it from when the steam  was initially produced in the boiler. I (MORE)