Alkanes and Alkenes

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Which one of these has a carbon double bond; Alkenes or Alkanes?
Alkenes
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What does a double bond allow Alkenes to do?
Form polymers, allow another element to attach itself on
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Alkenes are Saturated hydrocarbons and form solid fats often from animals. True or false
False. Alkenes are actually unsaturated hydrocarbons which for oils and are from plants
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what is this: C2H4?
This is Ethene (2 carbons is 'Eth' and 4 hydrogen shows 'ene' as it doubles)
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what is this: C3H8
This is Propane (2 carbons is 'Prop' and 8 hydrogens is CnH2n+2)
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what is a Polymer of Ethene called?
Polyethene
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what does the bromin test show and prove with Alkanes and Alkenes?
the brown bomine water is decolourised
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complete the word equation: alkane + oxygen (combustion)-->
CO2 + H2O
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What does a double bond allow Alkenes to do?

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Form polymers, allow another element to attach itself on

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Alkenes are Saturated hydrocarbons and form solid fats often from animals. True or false

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what is this: C2H4?

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what is this: C3H8

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