WHAT ARE CLOSED CHAINS AND CYCLIC HYDROCARBONS....DESCRIBE IT WITHNTHE HELP OF SOME EXANPLES

Asked by satyam kumar | 27th Sep, 2012, 06:03: PM

Expert Answer:

Aliphatic hydrocarbons whose carbon chain is closed end to end to form a ring structure is called as cyclic hydrocarbons. For example cyclobutane and cyclopropane are cyclic hydrocarbons. This category includes both saturated and unsaturated compounds like cyclobutene.

Answered by  | 27th Sep, 2012, 08:18: PM

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