Reason of neglecting pump work in vapour power cycle - Thermodynamics

Q.  Sometimes the pump work in vapour power cycle is neglected because
- Published on 19 Aug 15

a. the pump work in not considered in efficiency of vapour power cycle
b. the pump work is very small compared to the heat addition
c. the pump work is very small compared to the turbine work
d. none of the above

ANSWER: the pump work is very small compared to the heat addition

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