benzene is C6H6 and it is alkene but alkene formula is 2n .Why 2n is not satisfied in benzene?

Asked by Parvee Srivastava | 24th Feb, 2013, 09:23: PM

Expert Answer:

Benzene is not an alkene, so it has different formula. Yes cyclic hydrocarbons have different formula than their open chain counterparts.

Answered by  | 25th Feb, 2013, 10:38: AM

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