# How many #pi-"electrons"# in benzene?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 9, 2017

#### Answer:

How many double bonds do you see?

#### Explanation:

I see 3 here..........And each such double bond represents

And since there are 3 bonds, there are

The alternative representation of benzene, an hexagon circumscribing a circle.......

............must be understood to represent those same

How many in this system........?