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

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Explain the following term with example.
Unsaturated hydrocarbon

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Solution

Unsaturated hydrocarbon: An unsaturated hydrocarbon is a hydrocarbon containing at least one double or triple bond.
For example:
Alkenes - These unsaturated hydrocarbons are molecules that contain at least one carbon-to-carbon double bond. With the chemical formula consisting of CnH2n. The simplest alkene is ethylene.
Alkynes - These unsaturated hydrocarbons are molecules that contain at least one carbon-to-carbon triple bond.  Acetylenes are common examples of alkynes.

Concept: Covalent Bond
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