Seethalakshmi sambasivam Asked a Question
September 14, 2020 4:34 pmpts 30 pts
why does alkene react with chlorine in dark whereas cycloalkene does not ?
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  • Seethalakshmi sambasivam
    and Alkyne reacts is the same !! ... what is the role of π bond in this reaction
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  • Seethalakshmi sambasivam
    alkanes doesnt react and the reason is absence of π bond... am I right
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    Priyanshu kumar
    radical generation is not possible in dark
  • Suman Kumar thankyou
    yes please wait
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  • Priyanshu kumar Best Answer
    yes , alkenes react with chlorine in the dark. this reaction happens because here π bond present in the alkene
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    Priyanshu kumar
    cycloalkane doesn't react with chlorine in dark
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