Write some important uses of the various constituents of petroleum.

AcademicChemistryNCERTClass 8

Constituents of Petroleum and their uses are given below:
Constituents of petroleum
Petroleum Gas (LPG)
Fuel for home and industry
PetrolUsed as fuel for light automobiles.
KeroseneFuel for lamps, stoves and jet aircrafts
DieselUsed as fuel for large automobiles and electric generators
Lubricating OilUsed as a lubricant for engines
Paraffin waxUsed in the preparation of Ointments, candles, vaseline etc.
BitumenUsed in the preparation of Paints, road surfacing
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