Smoke detectors are commonly used in buildings and offices for security and safety purposes....

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Smoke detectors are commonly used in buildings and offices for security and safety purposes. Explain the science of smoke detectors.

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Smoke is the gas that is released by burning material like coal and wood. It is visible due to the presence of molecules of carbon in it. Smoke contains sulfur dioxide, nitrogen oxide, and hydrocarbons.

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A smoke detector automatically senses the smoke and indicates the presence of fire. It is an electronic protection device that provides protection...

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