Answer the following question:

Asked by nkrbasak | 23rd Dec, 2012, 10:38: PM

Expert Answer:

KCN is ionic compound so it exsits as K+ & CN- and carbon is availabe for bonding. Whereas, AgCN is covalent compound and at the time of bond formation carbon is not free so the alkyl group make bond with nitrogen and form iso-cyanide..

Answered by  | 24th Dec, 2012, 10:23: AM

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