In a combustion reaction, an organic compound (made of C and H, or C, H and O) is combusted with oxygen (O2) to produce water (H2O) and carbon dioxide (CO2).
Before balancing the chemical reaction, let’s first write the chemical formula of each of the compounds involved in the reaction.
▪ Propane is a hydrocarbon with a general formula of CnH2n+2
▪ It is known that propane has 3 carbons
Write the balanced equation for the combustion of propane?
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