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When using a psychrometer and the two temperatures read nearly the same, you can conclude that_________________.

a. Your instrument reading is accurate

b. A change in temperature is likely

c. The dew point temperature is very low

d. The air has a high relative humidity.

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The answer to this question would be d. Psychrometers have two thermometers on them, a dry bulb and wet bulb. The dry bulb thermometer is like a ...

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A psychrometer gives a wet bulb and a dry bulb temperature of 19.7°C and 25°C respectively. Solving the problem without the psychrometric chart determine:
i. The humidity ratio
ii. The relative humidity
iii. The dewpoint temperature
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v. The enthalpy per kg of dry air.

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