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Question - A liquid mixture containing 30.0mole% benzene (B) 25.0% toluene (T) and the balance xylene (X) is
fed to a distillation column. The bottoms product contains 98.0 mole% X and no B. and 96.0% of the X
in the feed is recovered in this stream. The overhead product is fed to a second column. The
overhead product from the second column contains 97.0% of the B in the feed to this column. The
composition of this stream is 94.0 mole% B and the balance T.
(a) Draw and label a flowchart of this process and do the degree-of-freedom analysis to prove that for
an assumed basis of calculation, molar flow rates and compositions of all process streams can be
calculated from the given information. Write in order the equations you would solve to calcul ...Read More

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