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  1. Water enters the pump of a simple Rankine cycle engine at 20 kPa, saturated liquid and 83 kg/s. It exits the boiler at 6 MPa and 450oC and it exits the turbine with a quality of 94%. The pump efficiency is 75%. Determine:
    1. The net power produced by the engine, in kW
    2. The power consumed by the pump, in kW
    3. The thermal efficiency of the engine
    4. The isentropic efficiency of the turbine.
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