Niharika kalita Asked a Question
June 1, 2020 9:10 pmpts 10 pts
Give the order of decreasing heats of combustion of cycloalkanes explaining the reason. Cyclopropane, cyclobutane, cyclopentane, cyclohexane, cycloheptane, cycloctane. Please explain in detail.
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  • Lingareddy thankyou
    check it
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    Niharika kalita
    Why is the heat of combustion of cycloheptane greater than cyclohexane whereas in rest of the cases it keeps decreasing. Explain in detail.
  • Lingareddy thankyou
    Every time a −CH2−CHX2 group is added, the heat of combustion is increased by almost 650 kJ/mol; whereas the maximum relief in ring strain attained by adding that −CH2−CHX2 group i...
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