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Saturated Hydrocarbons - AlkanesAlkanes - General formula and structure

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What is methane? Draw its electron dot structure. Name the  type of bonds formed in this compound. Why are such compounds 
(i) Are Poor conductors of electricity and
(ii) Have low melting and boiling points? What happens when this compound burns in oxygen?

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a) Write the general formula of alkanes from the table__________________.
b) How many bonds are there in ____________________.
c) What sequential order did you notice in the molecular formulae?______________.
d) There exists double bonds between carbon atoms of alkenes, do you agree with this statement? Give reasons.

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b. Which are the substituents ? 
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d. Give the IUPAC name of the compound.

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