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Descirbe the Formation of Coal - Chemistry

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Descirbe the formation of coal

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The formation of coal took millions of years. Coal was formed by the bacterial decomposition of ancient vegetable matter hurried under successive layers of the earth. Under in action of high temperature and pressure, and in the abcence of air, the decayed vegetable matter converted into coal.

Concept: Uses of Diamond, Graphite, Coke, Coal, Soot
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Selina Concise Chemistry Class 8 ICSE
Chapter 9 Carbon and Its Compounds
Exercise II | Q 7.1 | Page 139
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