Butane: Definition, Properties & Formula


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Butane and isobutane are constitutional isomers. Which of the following best describes a constitutional isomer?

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1. What is the name of the structure shown below?

2. Butane is considered to be highly flammable and ignitable when mixed with air. Which of the following properties explain butane's flammability?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Using this quiz will make it easy for you to assess your understanding of butane. The questions will focus on definitions and picking the best answer to prove your knowledge.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Complete this quiz to test yourself on:

  • The definition of a constitutional isomer
  • Butane's properties
  • Where butane is located

Skills Practiced

As an additional benefit to completing this quiz, you will be able to practice your abilities involving:

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main terms, such as constitutional isomer and liquefaction
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding butane's flammability
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the location of butane

Additional Learning

You can enrich your knowledge about butane by reading the lesson associated with this quiz, titled Butane: Definition, Properties & Formula. This lesson will add to your understanding of:

  • Chemical information about butane
  • Butane's molecular structure
  • The properties of butane