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Thu February 03, 2011 By: Anjishnu Bhattacharjee

Why carbon to carbon tripple bomd is stronger than single bond

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Thu February 03, 2011
Dear Student
In the triple bond there is a region of greater inter-atomic electron density. 
This means that the electrons binding multiple bonded atoms are more vulnerable to attack by electron-seeking species.

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