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No, because it has 2 fewer hydrogen atom than propane

Propane=C3H8

Cyclopropane =C3H6

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Are propane and cyclopropane isomers?

NoPropane is C3H8Cyclopropane is C3H6..................Therefore they have different chemical compositions and are completely different molecules and not isomers.Propene C3H6 is however an isomer of cyclopropane


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What are the constitutional isomers of C3H6?

The formula C3H6 is associated with two isomers 1-propane and 2-cyclopropane.


What alkane has five carbon atoms?

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Why cyclopropane behaves like unsaturated compound?

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What is the chemical formula of cyclopropane?

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Geometric formula for three carbon atoms?

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