Name of Gas



Carbon Dioxide


Colourless,Tasteless and Odourless

Colourless,Tasteless and Odourless

Colourless,Tasteless and  Odourless


All living things need Nitrogen for growth. Plants need Nitrogen to make proteins.

It is essential for breathing or respiration.

Plants consume Carbon Dioxide to make food by Photosynthesis.

Effect on Burning

It neither burns nor support burning.

It doesn't burns but supports burning.

It neither burns nor support burning.


There may be a variation in the composition of air from place to place.


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CA Maninder Singh is a Chartered Accountant for the past 14 years and a teacher from the past 18 years. He teaches Science, Economics, Accounting and English at Teachoo