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An industrial pump is to be used to supply water from Lake Bonno to an agricultural field located 500 m away from the lake, and at an elevation of 20 m above the surface of the lake. If the horse-power of the pump is 45-hp, what is the discharge that can be delivered by using a pipe of diameter D = 0.4 m and a friction coefficient of f = 0.015? Neglect all minor losses. Is the flow laminar or turbulent?

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