Why ethyne is more reactive than ethane ?

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Why ethyne is more reactive than ethane ?

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answered Jan 31 by muskan15 (-3,360 points)

Ethyne is an unsaturated hydrocarbon with a triple covalent bond. Ethane is a saturated hydrocarbon and hence is less reactive than ethyne.

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