alkanes show only chain isomerisam is it true?

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Yes

2 years ago
                                        

Hi Ravikumar,


 


No. That is not true.


They can show other isomerism as Geometrical Isomerism and Optical isomerism as well.


 


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Ashwin (IIT Madras).

2 years ago
                                        

The isomerism is conformational, optical, and nuclear(chain) ones.

2 years ago
                                        


No. That is not true.


They can show other isomerism as Geometrical Isomerism and Optical isomerism as well.


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