Combustion Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Combustion.

  • 4 Encyclopedia Articles

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Encyclopedia Articles (4)

1,232 words, approx. 5 pages
Combustion Combustion is the chemical term for a process known more commonly as burning. It is certainly one of the earliest chemical changes noted by humans, at least partly because of the dramatic e... Read more
985 words, approx. 4 pages
Combustion Combustion is the process of burning a substance to create heat, and often, light. It involves a chemical reaction between a fuel and an oxidizing agent which is usually oxygen. Combustion ... Read more
778 words, approx. 3 pages
Combustion The process of burning fuels. Traditionally biomass was used as fuel, but now fossil fuels are the major source of energy for human activities. Combustion is essentially an oxidation proc... Read more
3,206 words, approx. 11 pages
Steam pours from the cooling tower at a nuclear power plant in Stedman, Missouri. (Corbis-Bettmann) Combustion "Combustion" is a term often used synonymously with "burning.... Read more
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