In the following questions a
statement of Assertion (A) followed by a statement of Reason (R) is given.
Choose the correct option out of the choices given below:
(a) If both A and R
are correct and R is the correct explanation of the A.
(b) If both A and R
are correct but R is not the correct explanation of the A.
(c) If A is correct but R
(d) If A is incorrect but
R is correct.
(A) The compound
cyclooctene has the following structural formula :
It is cyclic and has conjugated \[8\pi
\]-electron system but it is not an aromatic compound.
electrons rule does not hold good and ring is not planar.
(a) Cyclooctene is non-aromatic
because it neither followed\[(4n+2)\pi \]- Huckel's rule nor it is planar.