## breaking pi bonds

$sp, sp^{2}, sp^{3}, dsp^{3}, d^{2}sp^{3}$

Marsenne Cabral 1A
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### breaking pi bonds

What is an example of when pi bods break in the natural world if there are any?

Kelly Zhang 1L
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### Re: breaking pi bonds

Marsenne Cabral 1A wrote:What is an example of when pi bods break in the natural world if there are any?

An example could be the heating of ethylene (C2H4). The heat causes the pi bonds to break by rotating it back and forth, thus breaking that bond.

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