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1. Water from a purification plant is to be stored in a tank that is located at a height of 100 m and supplies water needed for a chemical factory. The average consumption of water by the factory is 1000 gallons/h (3.785 m3/h). (a) Calculate the pressure head (to overcome gravity) necessary to raise the water to the 100 m elevation. less than 0.15 m/s overcome gravity) must be considered? (b) For the given flow rate, choose a pipe diameter that would give a flow speed of (c) For the pump selection, what other factorls beside the pressure head (to

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