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Asked by Prasad

May 28, 2014

Sigma and pi- bonds are present in Benzene

How many Sigma and pi- bonds are present in Benzene?



Satyanarayana Prasad

Member since Apr 24, 2013

Ans: Structure of Benzene:

In Benzene there are 6- σ bonds between Carbon atoms and 6-σ bonds between Carbon and Hydrogen atoms. And 3 – π bonds between Carbon atoms.
Therefore 12-σ bonds and 3-π bonds are present in Benzene molecule.
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