Subject: Is compound named 2-butene actually different from cis/trans 2-butene?
Date: Sun Nov 30 00:18:44 2003
Posted by Chris
Grade level: 10-12
School: No school entered.
City: No city entered. State/Province: WA
Area of science: Chemistry
When naming alkenes, can we consider H3C-CH=CH-CH3 to be different from cis or
trans varieties as the plain old 2-butene is a straight chain compound taking
on a zig-zag shape? kind regards Chris.
Re: Is compound named 2-butene actually different from cis/trans 2-butene?
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