Alkadiene

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Alkadienes are acyclic branched or unbranched hydrocarbons having two carbon-carbon double bonds.[1] A cumulated alkadienes is having two double bonds attached to the same carbon atom same as the example given below. The simplest example is 1,2-propadiene.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ IUPAC, Compendium of Chemical Terminology, 2nd ed. (the "Gold Book") (1997). Online corrected version:  (2006–) "Alkenes".
  2. ^ "Organic Chemistry".