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Homework Help: Fluid Mechanical problem

  1. Feb 16, 2010 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    A differential thermocouple with sensors at the inlet and exits of a pump indicates that the temperature of water rises 0.072F as it flows through the pump at a rate of 1.5ft^3/s. If the shaft power input to the pump is 27hp.

    2. Relevant equations
    Determine the mechanical efficiency of the pump

    3. The attempt at a solution
  2. jcsd
  3. Feb 17, 2010 #2
    Welcome to the forum.

    You have to show an attempt at a solution. Do not just post questions and expect an answer. Show your work and I bet someone will help you.

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