What is an alkyl?Does it have any formula?

Asked by  | 11th Mar, 2008, 04:09: PM

Expert Answer:

Alkyl group is 1 hydrogen less than the parent hydrcabon example methane is CH4 and methyl is CH3. So general formula of alkyl will be Cn H2n +1 for alkanes Cn H2n +2 and in naming yl will replace ane.

Answered by  | 20th Dec, 2017, 05:03: PM