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Updated Practice Problem Solutions

Practice Problem Solutions have been updated to the 2nd edtion. Please visit the link for Student Supplements.

Steam Tables and Charts Available for Printing

We have learned the Kindle e-book users have difficulty using the steam tables and charts. These are now available from the Student Supplements tab, in the section for Unit I.

Mapping of Examples 1st to 2nd (partial mapping)

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Comparison of 1st and 2nd Editions

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