## What is the minimum requirement for consistency?

What is the basic pattern of inference to the best explanation? How does this pattern differ from that of enumerative induction? analogical induction?

1. What is the minimum requirement for consistency?

2. What are the criteria of adequacy?

3. According to the text, what does it mean for a theory to be testable or untestable?

4. What is the TEST formula?

5. According to the text, in theory evaluation, when is a theory properly considered the best?

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Predicting Extraction for an Existing Tower with a Given Number of Steps. An existing tower contains 5.0 theoretical steps. It is desired to predict its performance under the following conditions….

### Calculate the minimum solvent that can be used. [Hint: In this case, the tie line through the feed L0 represents the condition for minimum solvent flow rate.

Minimum Solvent and Countercurrent Extraction of Acetone. An aqueous feed solution of 1000 kg/h containing 23.5 wt % acetone and 76.5 wt % water is being extracted in a countercurrent….

### Determine the break-point time, the fraction of total capacity used up to the break point, the length of the unused bed, and the saturation loading capacity of the solid.

Drying of Nitrogen and Scale-Up of a Column. Using molecular sieves, water vapor was removed from nitrogen gas in a packed bed (C1) at 28.3°C. The column height was 0.268….