Asked in History of China
What were the uses for gunpowder when it was just invented in ancient china?
Gunpower was used for fireworks until guns were invented.
Asked in Ancient History, History of Africa
What are some major achievements of ancient East Asian civilizations?
Rice, Development, Porn was created, gunpower invented, and paper inventer ...
Asked in Inventions, History of China
Which important Chinese invention occurred in 868 AD?
The invention of gunpower :)
Why enthalpy is a extensive quantity?
Enthalpy is an extensive quantity because an extensive quantity depends on the size of the molecule or the number of moles (how much of the molecule you have). Therefore think of a handful of gunpower vs. a storage room full of gunpower. Which reaction will have more enthalpy change? Yes, the room full of gunpower because there is more gunpowder in the reaction. This is an example of why enthalpy is an extensive quantity. Hope you understand now. ...
Asked in Firearms
Is it possible to discharge a firearm with out getting gunpower residue on skin or clothes?
Possible but not likely with an ordinary firearm
Asked in Criminal Law, Science
How can you tell if a gun has been recently fired?
If it hasn't been cleaned since it was fired, there should be some amount of fouling (gunpower residue) in the barrel and on other parts of the gun. ...
Asked in History of Asia, History
Did the united states government want to expand their powers overseas?
The United States goverment want to expand their powers overseas because they didn't have gunpower over seas they only had it on seas. ...
Asked in Black Powder Guns
What would happen to a modern day rifle if the gunpower failes to ignite?
nothing. if the powder fails to fire off you will have to load another round. however, wait a short period of time to make sure you powder does not 'cook' off as you are removing it..... ...
Asked in Slavery
What did the colonies send to Africa during the triangular trade?
nothing. The americas sent england raw materials and england produced manufactured goods from that. England supplied Africa with gunpower so in return africa gave america it's people as slaves. ...
Asked in Pyrotechnics and Fireworks
How did fireworks change the world?
Fireworks has gunpower which people would use for their guns. It also bring happiness to families. People use fireworks for holidays around the world. Even 500 years later we still have something to show spirit on the 4th of july. ...