Why carbon to carbon tripple bomd is stronger than single bond

Asked by Anjishnu Bhattacharjee | 3rd Feb, 2011, 12:00: AM

Expert Answer:

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In the triple bond there is a region of greater inter-atomic electron density. 
This means that the electrons binding multiple bonded atoms are more vulnerable to attack by electron-seeking species.

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Answered by  | 3rd Feb, 2011, 08:05: PM

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