Why does planet Jupiter contain so much hydrogen?

Answer The planet Jupiter has such a large hydrogen content because that's what was in its corner of the universe when the solar system was forming about 4.5 billion years ago.CloudThe solar system formed... Read More »

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What planet besides Jupiter is also made of hydrogen& helium?

Saturn, besides Jupiter, also consists of hydrogen and helium. Both planets are considered gas giants and have rings, but Saturn's rings are more obvious. The planet is 30 percent the size of Jupit... Read More »

Why does Jupiter have the shortest day of any planet?

Jupiter is the largest planet in the solar system and it has the fastest rotational speed. This high rate of rotation causes the planet to make a complete turn from daybreak to daybreak about once ... Read More »

Does wood contain hydrogen?

Wood does not contain hydrogen in its composition. Cellulose is the major component of wood. While hydrogen is not present in wood, the cellulose in wood will yield hydrogen and other gasses.Source... Read More »

Does methane contain hydrogen?

Methane contains hydrogen. The chemical formula of methane is CH4, indicating that one molecule of the compound has one carbon and four hydrogen atoms. Methane is a gas at room temperature and is a... Read More »