What is good fuel?

 

Answer

A good fuel is a fuel which is

  • Easy to store and transport
  • Is easily accessible
  • Has High Colorific Value (It gives more heat per unit mass)
  • It should have a proper ignition temperature (doesn’t burn easily at low temperature, and is not so high that it cannot be burned)
  • Not costly
  • Doesn’t cause pollution
  • Should leave less residue after burning
  1. Class 10
  2. Chapter 14 Class 10 - Sources of Energy

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Davneet Singh is a graduate from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 9 years. He provides courses for Maths and Science at Teachoo.