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MULTIPLE CHOICE TEST

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PARABOLIC PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS

(More on Parabolic Differential Equations)

PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS

(More on Partial Differential Equations)

 

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Q1. In a general second order linear partial differential equation with two independent variables,

where A , B , C are functions of  x and y, and  D  is a function of x , y , , , then the PDE is parabolic if

B2-4AC<0

B2-4AC>0

B2-4AC=0

B2-4AC≠0


Q2. The region in which the following equation

            acts as an parabolic equation is

for all values of  x



Q3. The partial differential equation of the temperature in a long thin rod is given by

                       

If  α = 0.8 cm2/s, the initial temperature of rod is 40C, and the rod is divided into three equal segments, the temperature at node 1 (using ∆t=0.1s) by using an explicit solution at t=0.2 sec  is

40.7134C

40.6882C
40.7033C

40.6956C


Q4.  The partial differential equation of the temperature in a long thin rod is given by

                         

                

      If  α = 0.8 cm2/s, the initial temperature of rod is 40C, and the rod is divided into three equal segments, the temperature at node 1 (using ∆t=0.1s) by using an implicit solution for t=0.2 sec is

  40.7134C

  40.6882C

  40.7033C

   40.6956C


Q5 The partial differential equation of the temperature in a long thin rod is given by

            

                       

 If  α = 0.8 cm2/s, the initial temperature of rod is 40C, and the rod is divided into three equal segments, the temperature at node 1 (using ∆t=0.1s) by using an Crank-Nicolson solution for t=0.2 sec is

40.7134C

40.6882C

40.7033C

  40.6956C


Q6.  The partial differential equation of the temperature in a long thin rod is given by

            

             

         If  α = 0.8 cm2/s, the initial temperature of rod is 40C, and the rod is divided into three equal segments, the temperature at node 1 (using ∆t=0.1s) by using an explicit solution at  t=0.2 s is

(For node 0, ), where k=9W/(mC), h=20W/m2, Ta=25C and T0=(the temperature at node 0)

41.6478C

38.435C

39.9983C

  37.5798C


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