Addition is a reaction in which the molecules of two or more substances unite without the formation of a by-product.
The second member in the homologous series of straight-chain alkanes.
The first member of the homologous series of alkyne hydrocarbons.
Polymerised ethylene is known as polyethylene, a type of plastic.
The monomer of PVC.
Colourless, odourless gas, the monomer of teflon.
Alkanes are saturated hydrocarbons which can be organised into a homologous series.
Benzene is the simplest aromatic hydrocarbon.
The staggered conformation of ethane is more stable than the eclipsed conformation.
One of the best known synthetic polymers.
The monomer of polypropylene.
An exercise about hydrocarbons.