How many different isomers are possible for a hydrocarbon with the molecular formula C4H10?

because I know the formula C4H10= 3 isomers

It's between these two answers for me,

a. 1

b. 2

5 Answers

  • Tim
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    I count 2. There are:

    CH3-CH2-CH2-CH3: n-butane

    (CH3)3CH: isobutane

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    5 years ago

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  • 1 decade ago

    Butane and 2-methylpropane are isomers of C4H10.

  • 1 decade ago

    2, butane C4H10 and 2-methylbutane CH3CH(CH3)CH3

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  • 1 decade ago

    there are no isomers

    good luck

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