Problem: Are these two compounds isomers?

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Two compounds

→ same chemical formula

→ different arrangement of atoms


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The first compound consists of two carbon atoms joined by single bonds. The left carbon is single bonded to three Hs and the right C is single bonded above to Cl, right to H, and below to C. That C is single bonded left and below to H and right to a C that is single bonded to three Hs. The second compound consists of a chain of four Cs joined by single bonds. The left C is single bonded left, above and below to H and the other Cs are single bonded above and below to H. The final C is also single bonded right to Cl.


Are these two compounds isomers?

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