5.21: Internal Combustion Engines Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12 Estimated3 minsto complete % Progress Practice Internal Combustion Engines MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress Estimated3 minsto complete % Estimated3 minsto complete % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English combustion engine Complex machine that burns fuel to produce thermal energy and uses the thermal energy to do work. internal combustion engine Engine that burns fuel internally, or inside the engine. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description What an internal combustion engine is and how it works, how kinetic energy from the engine turns the wheels of a car. Learning Objectives None Difficulty Level: At Grade Authors: Jean Brainard, Ph.D. Tags: combustion engine crankshaft driveshaft (5 more) engine cylinder internal combustion engine piston SCI.PHY.248.4.L.1 SCI.PSC.224.84.L.1 Subjects: science Physical Science Concept Nodes: SCI.PSC.224.84 (Internal Combustion Engines) Grades: 7 , 8 Date Created: Nov 01, 2012 Last Modified: Sep 13, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.