Chapter 4: Carbon and Its Compounds

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Carbon and Its Compound

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Why are carbon and its compounds used as fuels for most applications?

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The carbon compounds produce a lot of heat on combustion due to the high percentage of hydrogen and carbon present in it. They have optimum ignition temperature with high calorific values. That is why carbon and its compounds are generally used as fuels.


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