Alkanes

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Alkanes


General formula- Cn H2n+2

Properties

Physical Properties:-

  • Are saturated hydrocarbons, due to presence of 4 single covalent bonds (making them very unreactive)
  • First 4 are solids,next 12 are liquids and rest are solids.
  • Boiling and melting points increase with chain length as attraction also

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FILIPE TADULALA

Very helpful.Thankyou

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