Which of the following violates the second law of thermodynamics? (TH > TC)
A. Heat taken from a body at TH is converted completely into work.
B. Heat flows from a body at TH to another body at TC.
C. Work is done to remove heat from a body at TC and exhaust it at TH.
D. Heat taken from a body at TH is converted partly into work.
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