Problem: The heat of combustion (per CH 2) of several cycloalkanes is listed below. Based on the data given, which of these cycloalkanes would be considered most stable? a) cyclobutane b) cyclopentane c) cyclooctane d) cyclopentadecane

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The heat of combustion (per CH 2) of several cycloalkanes is listed below. Based on the data given, which of these cycloalkanes would be considered most stable?

a) cyclobutane

b) cyclopentane

c) cyclooctane

d) cyclopentadecane

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