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What happens to the gases inside potato if it was cooked?


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What happens to the gases inside potato if it was cooked?

Postby sarah9bond4 » Thu Jul 28, 2011 2:20 am

I was wondering how i would be able to extract the gases inside a potato, i was told that it would be useful to cook the potato. What happens to the potato to make the gases release?
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Postby James » Fri Jul 29, 2011 11:17 am

If you heat the potato it will dessicate and you can collect the gases?
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Postby JackBean » Sat Jul 30, 2011 6:21 pm

well, I guess the point of such experiment is, that gases change volume with temperature, so if you heat them, the gas increases volume and is released

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