Address P.O. Box 219 Batavia, IL 60510
Phone 800-452-1261
Fax 866-452-1436

360Science™: Energy Densities of Organic Fuels


Students follow a detailed procedure to determine how much stored energy is in a sample of organic fuel. They determine the amount of heat energy released by burning the fuel.


  • Chemical reactions
  • Combustion reactions
  • Energy transfer in chemical reactions
  • Law of conservation of mass