C1b

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  • Created on: 31-12-11 18:28

C1b Using Carbon Fuels

COMBUSTION

Fuels react with oxygen - they burn - releasing heat energy - Called COMBUSTION - needs lots of oxygen

Hydrocarbon fuels equation:

CH(4) + 2O(2) ----> CO(2) + 2H(2)O 

INCOMPLETE COMBUSTION 

^Fuels burning without enough oxygen.

^^ Not as much heat energy…

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