A presentation on combustion reactions in general and the two types of combustion reactions, complete and incomplete.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
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.