Understanding the benzene ring. Complete with a diagram of the ring.

Explain the benzene ring and its uses.

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...into your representation. The fact that benzene has double bonds makes the molecule's chemical bonds more rigid (i.e. there is no bond rotation), and in consequence, the molecule in 3D is a flat hexagon (See attachment). If you try to draw benzene, 2 ways of drawing it are possible, depending where you started drawing the double bonds. Both are ...