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What type of reactons are both fire and explosions?
oxidation/combustion reactions and ar exothermic
How do explosions get the oxygen they need for combustion to occur?
They must use an oxidation agent which is a chemical that already hs oxygen n it.
Why do secondary explosives often need a primer?
because they typically only burn when lit in small quantities and do not explode
Describe the difference in pressure waves betwen low and high explosives
Low explosives let out a subsonic wave while high explosivse let out a supersonic pressure wave
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