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Asked Nov 18, 2019
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The formulas for ethane, ethene, and ethyne are 
C2H6, C2H4, and C2H2, respectively.
 
Rank these compounds by the length of the carbon–carbon bond.
 
Longest C−C bond   to   
 
Shortest  C−C bond
 
(answer bank:  C2H2,  C2H4,  C2H6)
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The g iveu molecules o llows: are C2 H2 2H4 C2H6 E thane Ethene Ethywe

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these are shonm be loni: The strctures и M-CCn. リーC=C-H H-C E thene Ethane

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langest than C C engt and cEc bohd The bond

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