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## Homework Statement

A mixture of hydrogen, carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide is being fed to a compressor at 2.0 bar and 25 C. The overall flow rate is 17.47 SCMS and its composition is 73.5 mol% H

_{2}, 13.7 mol% CO and the balance CO

_{2}The compressor operates adiabatically and reversibly with a discharge pressure of 6.0 bar. Assume ideal gas mixture behavior

- Calculate the compressor discharge temperature in C

_{2}, CO): C

_{p}= 7/2*R; for polyatomic CO

_{2}: C

_{p}= 4*R where R = 8.314 J/mol K

## Homework Equations

(1)[tex]\Delta U = -P\Delta V[/tex]

(2)[tex]\frac{T_1}{T_2} = (\frac{P_2}{P_1})^{R/C_p}[/tex]

## The Attempt at a Solution

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I have not started any calculations yet. The biggest problem I am having is figuring out how having a mixture of diatomic and polyatomic molecules would affect temperature change. For example, if only diatomic compounds were present (e.g. H

_{2}and CO), I could simply use equation 2 to calculate final temperature. How would I solve for final temperature with a combination of diatomic and polyatomic compounds?