# Is benzene a chemical?

Feb 5, 2018

Yes, benzene is a chemical and the chemical formula of Benzene is ${C}_{6} {H}_{6}$

#### Explanation:

1) Benzene is an aromatic hydrocarbon.

2) It is liquid at room temperature.

3) It is an Organic solvent and is flammable in nature.

4) It is a stable molecule due to 'Resonance effect' ie the delocalisation of $\pi$ electrons.

5) Benzene is one of he most widely used chemical in the organic synthesis.