# Is C_3H_8 alkane?

Dec 14, 2016

${C}_{3} {H}_{8}$, $\text{propane}$, is an alkane........

#### Explanation:

$\text{Alkanes}$ have general formula ${C}_{n} {H}_{2 n + 2}$. And thus $\text{propane}$, $n = 3$, fits this specification. Does $\text{propane}$ have isomers?