Q. 15 A4.7( 7 Votes )

What is the relationship between the members of following pairs of structures?

Are they structural or geometrical isomers or resonance contributors?


Answer :

Compounds having the same molecular formula but different structures are called structural isomers. The given compounds have the same molecular formula but they differ in the positions of the functional group(ketone group).



In structure 1, the ketone group is at the C-3 of the parent chain(hexane chain) and in structure 2, the ketone group is at the C-2 of the parent chain(hexane chain). Hence, the given pairs represents structural isomers.


Rate this question :

How useful is this solution?
We strive to provide quality solutions. Please rate us to serve you better.
Related Videos
Interactive Quiz on Equivalent ConceptInteractive Quiz on Equivalent ConceptInteractive Quiz on Equivalent Concept61 mins
Interactive Quiz on Mole concept - 2Interactive Quiz on Mole concept - 2Interactive Quiz on Mole concept - 264 mins
Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry - 04Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry - 04Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry - 0459 mins
Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry - 12Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry - 12Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry - 1258 mins
Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry - 09Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry - 09Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry - 0952 mins
Lets understand the concept of MolesLets understand the concept of MolesLets understand the concept of Moles65 mins
Laws of chemical combination & Empirical formulaLaws of chemical combination & Empirical formulaLaws of chemical combination & Empirical formula62 mins
Equivalent ConceptEquivalent ConceptEquivalent Concept65 mins
Combined quiz on mole concept & gaseous stateCombined quiz on mole concept & gaseous stateCombined quiz on mole concept & gaseous state63 mins
Concentration Terms Part-2Concentration Terms Part-2Concentration Terms Part-259 mins
Try our Mini CourseMaster Important Topics in 7 DaysLearn from IITians, NITians, Doctors & Academic Experts
Dedicated counsellor for each student
24X7 Doubt Resolution
Daily Report Card
Detailed Performance Evaluation
caricature
view all courses