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Generic Fundamentals Examination Pressurized Water Reactor Thermodynamics Topics

The thermodynamics category accounts for 28% of the questions on the GFE.

  • 193001 - Thermodynamic Units and Properties

  • 193002 - Basic Energy Concepts

  • 193003 - Steam

  • 193004 - Thermodynamic Processes

  • 193005 - Thermodynamic Cycles

  • 193006 - Fluid Statics and Dynamics

  • 193007 - Heat Transfer and Heat Exchangers

  • 193008 - Thermal Hydraulics

  • 193009 - Core Thermal Limits

  • 193010 - Brittle Fracture and Vessel Thermal Stress

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