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


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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