Problem: Three common hydrocarbons that contain four carbons are listed here, along with their standard enthalpies of formation:HydrocarbonFormulaHf(kJ/mol)1,3-ButadieneC4 H6 (g)111.91-ButeneC4 H8 (g)1.2n-ButaneC4 H10 (g)-124.7For n-Butane calculate the fuel value in kJ/g..

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MM of 1-butene is 58.12 g/mol

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Three common hydrocarbons that contain four carbons are listed here, along with their standard enthalpies of formation:


HydrocarbonFormulaHf(kJ/mol)
1,3-ButadieneC4 H6 (g)111.9
1-ButeneC4 H8 (g)1.2
n-ButaneC4 H10 (g)-124.7


For n-Butane calculate the fuel value in kJ/g..

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