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A straight chain alkane is formed out of ten carbon atoms. How many hydrogen atoms will be there in that molecule?
 


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40
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B
20
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C
22
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D
21
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Solution

The correct option is C 22
The general formula of a non-cyclic alkane is CnH2n+2, where 'n' is the number of carbon atoms. Hence, for an alkane having ten carbon atoms, there are (2×10)+2=22 hydrogen atoms.

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