Chemistry: A Molecular Approach (3rd Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321809246
ISBN 13: 978-0-32180-924-7

Chapter 3 - Sections 3.1-3.12 - Exercises - Review Questions: 21

Answer

Functionalized hydrocarbons are hydrocarbons that also have a functional group. Methanol is an example of a functionalized hydrocarbon that belongs to the alcohol family.

Work Step by Step

A hydrocarbon must only have hydrogen and carbon (as the name implies). Functionalized hydrocarbons have an added functional group on this base.
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