ISOOCTANE - (540-84-1)

Introduction

Name: isooctane; 2,2,4-trimethylpentane
* IUPAC
CAS Number: 540-84-1
Chemical Formula: C8H18
Molar Mass: 114.22852 g
Mass Percent: C 84.116 %; H 15.883 % 
Isomers:  octane  •  3-methylheptane  •  2,5-dimethylhexane  •  2-methylheptane  •  2,2,3,3-tetramethylbutane

Classification

• organic • alkane

Physical Properties


Boiling Point:*
99°C 1 = 372.15 K = 210.2°F

* - 1 atm pressure

Bonding

Double Bonds: 0
Triple Bonds: 0
Sigma Bonds: 25
Pi Bonds: 0
Total: 25
Carboxyl Groups: 0
Hydroxyl Groups: 0
Hybridization: all carbons are sp3
Bonding: polar covalent
Ionic Character: 10.61 %

Reactions

For More Information

Sources

(1) - Shriner, Ralph L., Fuson, Reynold C., and Curtin, David Y. The Systematic Identification of Organic Compounds, 4th ed.; John Wiley & Sons: New York, 1962; p 314.
(2) - Kotz, John C. and Treichel, Paul. Chemistry & Chemical Reactivity 4th ed.; Thomson Brooks/Cole: Belmont, CA, 1999; p 151.
(3) - Jolly, William L. The Chemistry of the Non-Metals; Prentice-Hall: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1966; p 4.