Chemistry
Liana804
2021-05-03 02:44:03
Describe that alkynes are more unsaturated compounds than alkenes?
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maddieec
2021-05-03 09:06:17

Unsaturation  depends on how much hydrogen bond alkene or alkyne can add. Since for every triple bond on the alkyne you can add 2 hydrogen.  While for every double bond on the alkene you can only add 1 hydrogen.  So alkynes possess or show more saturation.

pookeymookey6
2021-05-03 09:07:32

this happens because of saturation

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