Q. 585.0( 3 Votes )

The number of isomers formed by the hydrocarbon with molecular formula C5H12 is: A. 2 B. 5
C. 3
D. 4

Answer :

Three structural isomers are possible for pentane (C5H12): (i) n-pentane CH2 – CH2 – CH2 – CH2 – CH3 (ii) 2-methylbutane (iii) 2,2 dimethyl propane

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