Write the molecular formula of cyclohexane and benzene. How are they different?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 22nd May, 2014, 09:58: AM

Expert Answer:

Molecular formula :

i) Cyclohexane : C6H12

ii) Benzene : C6H6                                                       

Though both contain six carbon atoms but cyclohexane is a saturated hydrocarbon and benzene is an unsaturated hydrocarbon.     

 

Answered by  | 22nd May, 2014, 11:58: AM