Unformatted text preview: Double Bonds The other portion of the double bond, resulting from the side-on overlap of the p orbitals, is designated as a p bond. Compounds Containing Double Bonds Thus a C=C bond looks like this and is made of two parts, one σ and one π bond. Compounds Containing Triple Bonds Ethyne or acetylene, C 2 H 2 , is the simplest triple bond containing organic compound. Lewis Dot Formula N = 2(8) + 2(2) = 20 A = 2(4) + 2(1) =10 S = 10 Compound must have a triple bond to obey octet rule....
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- Fall '07
- Chemical bond, sp2, double bonds