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1

What is a crude oil?

a mixture of hydrocarbons

2

Name the first 4 alkanes

Methane
Ethane
Propane
Butane

3

Name the first 4 alkenes

Ethene
Propene
Butene
Pentene

4

What 2 elements do hydrocarbons contain

Hydrogen & carbon

5

What is the homologous series?

Group of chemicals with the same general formula

6

Do alkenes have a double or singular bond?

double

7

Do alkanes have a double or singular bond?

singular

8

Are alkanes saturated or unsaturated

Saturated

9

Are alkenes saturated or unsaturated?

unsaturated

10

What is fractional distillation?

When oil is separated into hydrocarbons with similar boiling points

11

What’s the equation for complete combustion?

o2 -> co2 +h20

12

What’s the equation for incomplete combustion?

water + carbon monoxide -> carbon dioxide