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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Compounds_of_carbon

Compounds of carbon are defined as chemical substances containing carbon. More compounds of carbon exist than any other chemical element except for hydrogen. ... Other elements are also incorporated in so-called graphite intercalation ... It was once thought that organic compounds could only be created by living ...

www.answers.com/Q/A_compound_containing_only_the_elements_carbon_and_hydrogen

Compound that contain only hydrogen and carbon are known as 'hydrocarbons'. They are ... A compound that contains only carbon and hydrogen is called?

www.ck12.org/book/CK-12-Physical-Science-For-Middle-School/section/9.3

Carbon is the most important element in living things. Carbon-based compounds in living things are generally called biochemical compounds. The prefix bio ... Like hydrocarbons, all biochemical compounds contain hydrogen as well as carbon. However ... Molecules of sugar have just a few carbon atoms. The simplest ...

www.utdallas.edu/~biewerm/3-alkane.pdf

Hydrocarbons. Organic structures that contain only carbon and hydrogen. Saturated – a compound is termed “saturated” if it has the ... PROP common name is a result of the three carbon chain acid called propionic acid. Protos ( Greek for first), ...

socratic.org/questions/an-organic-compound-contains-only-the-elements-carbon-hydrogen-and-oxygen-could-

Dec 8, 2016 ... A carbohydrate has only Carbon, Hydrogen and Oxygen, with the hydrogen ... So without nitrogen atoms the compound can not be a protein.

intro.chem.okstate.edu/1014/lecture/organic.html

The other elements that combine with carbon range from hydrogen to oxygen, ... Compounds containing only carbon and hydrogen are called hydrocarbons.

en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Organic_Chemistry/Alkanes

Hydrocarbons are organic compounds that contain carbon and hydrogen ... Although non-cyclic alkanes are called straight-chain alkanes they are ..... It is for this reason that many scientists believe that carbon is the only element that could be ...

chemed.chem.purdue.edu/genchem/topicreview/bp/1organic/organic.html

The special role of carbon in the chemistry of the elements is the result of a ... Compounds that contain only carbon and hydrogen are known as hydrocarbons. ... Butane and isobutane are called constitutional isomers because they literally ...

opentextbc.ca/chemistry/chapter/20-1-hydrocarbons

The simplest organic compounds contain only the elements carbon and hydrogen, and are called hydrocarbons. Even though they are composed of only two ...