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Q: Why does concept of degree of unsaturation not work for fullerene molecule?

worksifitdoesCommonly known buckminster fullerene has molecular formula C60 if we calculate it's degree of unsaturation by formulae, it comes out to be 61 and it is also known that this fullerene has 12 pentagon rings and 20 hexagon rings. So, overall it has 32 rings. Also, degree of unsaturation can be thoug...

 

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