why carbon do not have more than 3 allotropes?

Asked by satish sangwan | 3rd Jan, 2014, 06:05: PM

Expert Answer:

Allotropes are basically the different molecular configurations that pure carbon can take.

Carbon do have more than three allotropes. List of all allotropes of carbon- diamond, graphite, amorphous carbon, fullerenes, carbon nanotubes, aggregated diamond nanorods, glassy carbon, lonsdaleite, chaoite.

                 

 

Answered by  | 1st Jan, 1970, 06:03: AM