GATE (TF) Textile 2006 Question Paper Solution | GATE/2006/TF/68

Question 68 (Textile Engineering & Fibre Science)

A 60 GSM fabric developed recently contains 30% linen, 50% cotton and 20% polyester.
Regain values of these fibres in standard conditions are 12%, 7.5% and 0.4% respectively.

The percentage moisture regain of fabric in standard conditions will be

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Option C is correct.

Percentage moisture regain of the fabric=30 x 12/100+50 x 7.5/100+20 x 0.4/100

Percentage moisture regain of the fabric=3.6+3.75+0.08

Percentage moisture regain of the fabric=7.43 (Ans)

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