# Problem: What is the chemical equation for the combustion of butane?

###### FREE Expert Solution

We are asked to write a chemical equation for the combustion of butane.

Step 1: Identify species involved in a combustion reaction

Step 2: Identify the chemical formula for each species involved in a combustion reaction

Step 3: Write the initial unbalanced chemical equation.

Step 4: Balance the chemical equation.

###### Problem Details

What is the chemical equation for the combustion of butane?