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C5:Chemicals from alkenes

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Alkenes formula
CnH2n
Alkenes
Unsaturated, double carbon bonds
Cracking
Breaking long cahin hydrocarbons to small ones
Test for alkenes
Add bromine water and it goes colourless
Polymerisation
Many small monomers join to make a long chain polymer
Monomer
Small molcule (alkene)
Polymer
Larger molecule [poly(alkene)]