## anonymous 4 years ago What is water gas and how is it prepared?

1. chmvijay

water gas is a mixture of carbon monoxide and hydrogen it is prepared by burning coke with steam at high temperature from which hydrogen can be synthesized !!!!

2. anonymous

$C+H _{2}O \rightarrow CO+H _{2}$ $C+H _{2}O$ is process, in which steam is being passed over a burning coke. $CO+H _{2}$ is a mixture which is known as Water Gas. Regards, Read my Profile. :D