why is cyclohept-1,3,5-triene non aromatic

Asked by neelsid | 9th May, 2011, 07:20: AM

Expert Answer:

Cyclohept-1,3,5-triene is non aromatic because although it has 6? electrons which are allowed as per Huckel's 4n+2? electron rules but ? electrons are not spread or delocalised over the entire ring.

Answered by  | 10th May, 2011, 12:03: PM

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