what is Huckel rule ??

Asked by shuchi.saumya | 22nd Aug, 2010, 12:00: AM

Expert Answer:

 
Huckle rule is used to determine whether a planar ring molecule will have aromatic properties.
 
A cyclic ring molecule follows Hückel's rule when the number of its π-electrons equals 4n+2 where n is zero or any positive integer.
 
For example, the benzene molecule, which has 3 π bonds or 6 π electrons, is aromatic
 
 

Answered by  | 22nd Aug, 2010, 08:36: AM

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