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1

What are the stages of the rankine cycle?

1:Isobaric heat transfer:

2

Explain vapour quality in a rankine cycle and how is it calculated

Vapour quality is the proportion of vapour that is dry to vapour that is wet. The symbol is X. 

This is calculated by

X = (total enthalpy - fluid enthalpy)

Latent heat of vapourisation

 

X= (h-hf) /hfg