A presentation on combustion reactions in general and the two types of combustion reactions, complete and incomplete.
Reviews the definition and examples of combustion reactions.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
Learn how fireworks work, including their components, how and why they explode, and what produces their different colors.
Learn about fire-resistant building materials and how they reduce the risk of serious home fires.
Learn about a teen scientist who invented a food storage bag that uses iron to keep food from spoiling.
Find out what happens to the carbon in fossil fuels when the fuels are burned and how burning fossil fuels contributes to global warming.
Learn whether it is better for the environment to capture and burn the methane that is released from decomposing trash in landfills or let the methane escape into the atmosphere.
An interactive animation that allows you to simulate the combustion of hydrocarbons.