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Naming and Formula Writing

2 Groups of Hydrocarbon saturated and unsaturated
How many hydrocarbon chains are there? 3
What are the hydrocarbon chains? alkane,alkene, and alkyne
Ane single bond
Ene double bond
Yne triple bond
Alkane Formula Cn H2n+2
Alkene Formula Cn H2n
Alkyne Cn H2n-2
C1 meth
C2 eth
C3 prop
C4 but
C5 pent
C6 hex
C7 hept
C8 oct
C9 non
C10 dec
CH3 methyl
Ch2-Ch3 ethyl
C2H5 ethyl
What types of bonds are present in alkyne? at least one triple carbon-carbon bond, some carbon-hydrogen bonds, and in most cases, other carbon-carbon bonds
Saturated Hydrocarbons contains only single carbon-carbon bonds
Unsaturated Hydrocarbons contains at least one double or triple carbon-carbon bond
Created by: jordinlevy


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