Problem: In one cycle, a Carnot heat engine absorbs 800 J of heat and performs 600 J of work. If the temperature of the high-temperature reservoir is 560 K, what is the temperature of the low temperature reservoir?(a) 140 K(b) 240 K(c) 320 K(d) 420 K(e) none of the above answers

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In one cycle, a Carnot heat engine absorbs 800 J of heat and performs 600 J of work. If the temperature of the high-temperature reservoir is 560 K, what is the temperature of the low temperature reservoir?

(a) 140 K

(b) 240 K

(c) 320 K

(d) 420 K

(e) none of the above answers

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