C1 - Burning fuels

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What is a fuel?
A SUBSTANCE that REACTS with OXYGEN to release USEFUL ENERGY.
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What does complete combustion happen?
When there is PLENTY OF OXYGEN.
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Hydrocarbon + oxygen ----->
Carbon dioxide + water (+energy)
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The _________ draws gases from the burning hexane through the apparatus. _____ collects inside the __________ and you can show that it's water by checking the _______. The limewater turns _____, showing that _______ is present.
water pump, water, cooled U-tube, boiling point, milky, carbon dioxide.
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What is incomplete combustion?
Not enough oxygen. (Carbon monoxide colourless, odorless, poisonous.)
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Card 2

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What does complete combustion happen?

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When there is PLENTY OF OXYGEN.

Card 3

Front

Hydrocarbon + oxygen ----->

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Card 4

Front

The _________ draws gases from the burning hexane through the apparatus. _____ collects inside the __________ and you can show that it's water by checking the _______. The limewater turns _____, showing that _______ is present.

Back

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Card 5

Front

What is incomplete combustion?

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