A non-key component may be distributed if A. Close to that of

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A non-key component may be distributed if

A. Close to that of one key

B. The Specified separation is sloppy

C. Intermediate between keys

D. Intermediate one key

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This intriguing question comes from Reflux Stage Relationships topic in division Column Process Design, Optimization and Shortcut Calculations of Distillation Design

Right choice is B. The Specified separation is sloppy

For explanation: For distributed systems the Specified separation is sloppy, while for the distributed system it is close to that of one key.