A homologous series is a group of compounds or elements with similar chemical properties, due to the same functional group. The physical properties of these shows a gradual change, often due to the size of the molecule growing (for example butene has a higher boiling point than ethene).

Alkanes[edit | edit source]

See main article alkanes

Alkenes[edit | edit source]

See main article alkenes

Alcohols[edit | edit source]

See main article alcohols

Organic Acids[edit | edit source]

See main article organic acids

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