burns in air → combustion reaction
C5H12O(l) + O2 (g) → CO2 (g) + H2O (g)
C 5 2
H 12 2
O 3 3
Write a balanced chemical equation for the reaction that occurs when the gasoline additive methyl tert-butyl ether, C5H12O(l), burns in air. Express your answer as a balanced chemical equation. Identify all of the phases in your answer.
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