Biomass Burning Activity
Step 1 To arrive at an approximate answer to this question, students need to determine
Step 2 To find the approximate number of moles of air, students need to determine
Using the results of Steps (1) and (2) above, students can calculate the approximate amount of CO2 ppm from the Yellowstone fires.
moles of carbon from the fire 3.33 x 1010
1. How much air is within 500
meters of the earth's surface?
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