What could 100 grams of tnt destroy?

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In summary, 100 grams of TNT is a powerful explosive that can cause significant damage. It has the potential to destroy a small building or large vehicle and its blast radius could reach up to 100 meters, depending on various factors. The explosive can also cause severe injuries and death to those within its blast radius. It is not enough to cause a chain reaction, but proper safety precautions should still be taken when handling it. This includes wearing protective gear and following proper detonation procedures.
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The title basically summarizes this,and what Modern Day weapon/explosive could this be compared to?
 
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1 gram of TNT releases ~4kj of energy. 100 grams is probably in the same ballpark as a hand grenade.
 

What could 100 grams of TNT destroy?

100 grams of TNT could destroy a small building or a large vehicle.

How far could 100 grams of TNT blast radius reach?

The blast radius of 100 grams of TNT would depend on various factors such as placement and containment. However, it could potentially reach up to 100 meters.

What kind of damage could 100 grams of TNT cause to human bodies?

100 grams of TNT could cause severe injuries and even death to anyone within its blast radius. The extent of damage would also depend on the distance from the explosion and shielding from obstacles.

Can 100 grams of TNT cause a chain reaction?

No, 100 grams of TNT is not enough to cause a chain reaction. For a chain reaction to occur, a larger amount of explosive material is needed.

What safety precautions should be taken when handling 100 grams of TNT?

When handling 100 grams of TNT, it is important to follow proper safety protocols and guidelines. This may include wearing protective gear, storing the explosive in a secure and safe location, and following proper detonation procedures.

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