Fluid Mechanical problem

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Homework Statement


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.


Homework Equations


Determine the mechanical efficiency of the pump


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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.

Thanks
Matt
 

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