The homologue of ethyne is
  • a)
    C2H6
  • b)
    C3H8
  • c)
    C3H4
  • d)
    None of these
Correct answer is 'C'. Can you explain this answer?

NEET Question

By Leknia Yudik · May 24, 2018 ·NEET
4 Answers
neha tiwari answered Dec 26, 2018
A homologue of a compound differs in its molecular formula by CH2 or by a molecular weight of 14.
Ethyne is C2H2 so its homologue can be C3H4 that has a CH2 in addition to C2H2.
Hope it helps..:)

Supriya Meruva answered May 24, 2018
As Alkyne general configuration is CnH2n-2

Vaibhav Choudhari answered Dec 26, 2018
An alkyne general formula is CnH2n-2.is satisfied by option 3 only.

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