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Volumetric Compression Ration and Mean Effective Pressure of a Diesel Engine

A diesel engine has air before compression at 280 K and 85 Kpa. The highest temperature is 2219 K and the highest pressure is 6 MPa. Find the volumetric compression ratio and the mean effective pressure using cold air properties at 300K.

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The answer includes a reference source to further understanding, the volumetric compression ratio and completed equations.