Combustion is the conversion of substance called a fuel into chemical compounds known as products of combustion by combination with an oxidizer. Fuel is the backbone of any industry and the knowledge of the fuel properties helps in selecting the right fuel for the right purpose and efficient use of the fuel. The module explains the different types of fuels used in an industry and explains the combination of those different fuels for combustion.
1. Define Petroleum
2. List the constituents of Petroleum
3. Explain the properties of petroleum
4. Explain the process of petroleum formation
5. Describe the process of petroleum extraction