Compute the power delivered by the pump to the water

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compute the power delivered by the pump to the water to pump 50 gal/min of water at 60 degrees F to the tank. The air in the tank is at 40 psig. Consider friction loss in teh 225-ft-long discharge pipe, but neglect other losses. Then, redesign the system by using a larger pipe size to reduce the energy loss and reduce power required to no more than 5.0 hp.

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