What Is Difference Aromatic And Aliphatic Compounds?

Following is the table explaining the difference between aromatic and aliphatic compounds:

Parameter Aromatic compounds Aliphatic compounds
Structure The linking of carbon compounds takes place in the ring structure with the help of conjugated pi electrons The linking of carbon compounds takes place in a straight line manner
Flame test A sooty flame is produced when burnt A sooty flame is not produced when burnt
Odour Pleasant odour Unpleasant odour
Example Benzene and naphthalene Butane and propane

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