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Separation Process Engineering: Includes Mass Transfer Analysis, Third Edition by Phillip C. Wankat

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D. Problems

D1. One of the prerequisites for study of separations is the ability to convert from weight to mole fractions and vice versa. As a refresher in this conversion, solve the following problem: We have a flow rate of 1500 kmol/h of a feed that is 40 mol% ethanol and 60 mol% water. What is the weight fraction of ethanol, and what is the total flow rate in pounds per hour?

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