Thermal Engineering

Difference between Open,Closed and Isolated Systems and identify their category?

An enclosed space which has been separated for the purpose of analysis, observation, and inference is called as a system.

Different types of system:

1.Open System

2.Closed system

3.Isolated Systems

Difference between Open,Closed and Isolated SystemsOpen, Closed and Isolated Systems






Explanation of Open, Closed and Isolated Systems:

The detailed explanation of Open system closed system and isolated systems with examples was presented below.

1.Open System:

It is a system in which both mass interaction as well as energy interaction takes place.

Ex: Water flowing in a pipeline line.{Mass and K.E of water}

2.Closed System:

It is a system in which there is only energy interaction takes place but not mass interaction.


3.Isolated Systems:

It is a system in which neither mass interaction nor energy interaction takes place.

Ex: Coffee in a thermos flask.

Identify to which category,the following system belongs to:

1.A fountain pen while writing                                Open system.

2.Candle flame while burning                                 Open system

3. A TV switched ON                                                  Closed System

4.A transformer while working                               Closed System

5.Biogas Digestor                                                     Open System

6. The moon revolves around the earth                        Closed System

7.Air Conditioned Railway Coach                            Open System

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