Q. 194.4( 14 Votes )

Why are cer

Answer :

Certain compounds are called hydrocarbons as they are made up of carbon and hydrogen only.

Alkanes general formula is CnH2n+2



methane


Alkenes general formula is CnH2n



Alkyne is CnH2n-2



Hydrogenation reaction converts alkenes into alkanes in presence of catalyst nickel.


CH2=CH2 + H2 CH3-CH3


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