Essays Tagged: "Propane"

The Alkanes

a hydrogen.CH4(g) + C12(g) ----> CH3Cl(g) + HCl(g)There are many uses for alkanes, for instance: Propane is used in gas grills,butane is used in cigarette lighters, through various reactions scient ... Octane Scale' on gas pumps uses a system which rates n-heptane at a0 and isooctane at 100.Currently propane gas is being studied to use it as a fuel for more efficient cars.Here is the reaction when p ...

(1 pages) 30 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Environmental effects.

ll of these three families of compounds are also very potent greenhouse gases.d.Some hydrocarbons - propane and isobutene - are now increasingly used as a "greener" alternative to both the CFCs and th ...

(17 pages) 508 0 4.1 Nov/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The heat of combustion for one mole of alcohol.

at will help me with my experiment. This text is all from www.webchem.netThe complete combustion of propane can be represented by the following equation:or we could redraw it to represent the bonds pr ... )+(2x347)+(5x498)] - [(6x805)+(8x464)]= - 2054 kJ mol-1 The value for the enthalpy of combustion of propane from the data table is -2219kJ mol-1.This apparent error is due to fact that we use Average ...

(7 pages) 35 0 0.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Everything About Organic Compounds

an unpleasant-smelling compound) are added to these odourless gases to leaks are detectable. Propane (C3H8) and butane (C4H10) - These are flammable gases which are stored as volatile liquids u ...

(11 pages) 46 0 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Methamphetamine: It's hisotry and impact on the environment, your health and Society in the US.

eth include Alcohol, Paint Thinner, Chloroform, Camp Stove Fuel, Starting Fluid, Gasoline, Phenyl-2-Propane, Iodine Crystals, Drano, Battery Acid, Batteries, and Cold Tablets.Methamphetamine was disco ...

(6 pages) 64 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Methamphetamine: It's history, impact on the environment, your health and Society in the Unites States.

eth include Alcohol, Paint Thinner, Chloroform, Camp Stove Fuel, Starting Fluid, Gasoline, Phenyl-2-Propane, Iodine Crystals, Drano, Battery Acid, Batteries, and Cold Tablets.Methamphetamine was disco ...

(6 pages) 38 0 0.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers

Assessment for Lotus Rental Car's on the feasibility of adding alternative fuel vehicles to the fleet

s include electricity, ethanol, methanol, natural gas (methane), Liquefied Petroleum Gas, hydrogen, propane and reformulated and oxygenated gasoline.Pro's & Cons for fuelsPro's we are looking for ... lity- VolatilityWhich alt fuel would we recommend?(From all I have been reading, Natural Gas or LPG/Propane would be the way to go. Less to change, not too expensive, about the same volatility as Gaso ...

(3 pages) 145 0 3.4 Jan/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

FarenHeit 451 Book Critique

nch hollow steel needle plunged down from the proboscis." (pg 25) The needle then injected jolts of propane for easy and fast burning. Later, Montag's curiosity, took the best of him. While the Hound ...

(2 pages) 1439 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Cooperatives

ur grain in to feed. Imagine if there was no electricity in rural areas, or imagine if there was no propane to keep your house warm during the winter. What would our lives be like if there were none o ...

(5 pages) 644 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Coperatives

ur grain in to feed. Imagine if there was no electricity in rural areas, or imagine if there was no propane to keep your house warm during the winter. What would our lives be like if there were none o ...

(4 pages) 629 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Adding Additional Heat To A Home

gs range from $350.00 to $400.00. A gas tank is needed which costs about $55.00 a year to rent. The propane cost $1.30 a gallon. The price varies according to the season. The tank will need to be refi ...

(3 pages) 774 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Adding Additional Heat To A Home

gs range from $350.00 to $400.00. A gas tank is needed which costs about $55.00 a year to rent. The propane cost $1.30 a gallon. The price varies according to the season. The tank will need to be refi ...

(3 pages) 658 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

How Hot air balloons Work?

ropels the heat up inside the envelopeThe BasketWhere the passengers and pilot standThe burner uses propane gas to heat up the air in the envelope to move the balloon off the ground and into the air. ... a balloon are actually extremely simple....1 - To move the balloon upwards - the pilot opens up the propane valve which lets the propane flow to the burner which in turn fires the flame up into the en ...

(4 pages) 21 1 3.4 Jan/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

How To control a hot air balloon

o be propelled upwards into the envelope, which is done with the use of the burners.The burner uses propane gas to heat up the air in the envelope to move the balloon off the ground and into the air. ... moving up.Steps to control a hot air balloon:1.To move the balloon upwards: the pilot opens up the propane valve which lets the propane flow to the burner, which in turn fires the flame up into the e ...

(2 pages) 14 0 3.5 Jan/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Energy Resource Plan

d. Non-renewable energy can be a dangerous to the environment because of the chemicals found in the propane or gas we pump into our vehicles. Items made from plastic and aluminum could be bad for the ...

(3 pages) 17 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Crude Oil

Chemistry HomeworkCrude OilIra Perrier10PTNFor Nicky and Sam to find which fuel is the best out of propane, ethanol and wood, they could test how much water each fuel can evaporate after being set al ... ude the fuel that evaporates the highest volume of water is the best fuel.Hypothesis:I predict that propane will be the best fuel then being followed by ethanol. Propane is an alkane with 3 carbon ato ...

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

California Creamery

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies