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Explain the Following Term with Example.Alkane - Science and Technology 1

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Explain the following term with example.
Alkane

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Solution

Alkane: Alkane is a saturated hydrocarbon. It is formed, when there is sharing of one electron pair between carbon atoms in a compound. The general formula for alkane is CNH2N+2, where N is equal to no of carbon atom in a compound.
For example:

C2H6 Ethane
C3H8 propane
C4H10 butane
C5H12 pentane
C6H14 hexane
C7H16 heptane
C8H18 octane
C9H20 nonane
C10H22 decane
C11H24 undecane
Concept: Covalent Bond
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