When superheated steam is passed through red hot wood charcoal, it gets reduced to a mixture of X and Y and this mixture is named as Z. Identify X,Y and Z. Please explain the reaction.

Asked by Priyanshi Tyagi | 26th Aug, 2011, 05:35: PM

Expert Answer:

This reaction is called carbonisation. The product obtained is water gas.

Answered by  | 29th Aug, 2011, 04:40: PM

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