Draw the structure for the compound.

{eq}\displaystyle \rm 2-mercapto-3-methylhex-2-ene {/eq}

Question:

Draw the structure for the compound.

{eq}\displaystyle \rm 2-mercapto-3-methylhex-2-ene {/eq}

Drawing Skeletal Structure:

A skeletal structure of an organic compound is a useful method in drawing large molecules. In this structure, carbon and hydrogen atoms are not drawn explicitly. Moreover, carbon bonds are drawn as lines. Atoms other than carbon and hydrogen, and hydrogen atom not bonded to carbon are explicitly drawn in the structure.

Answer and Explanation: 1

Become a Study.com member to unlock this answer!

View this answer

For the compound 2-mercapto-3-methylhex-2-ene, the parent chain is hex-2-ene. The prefix hex implies that it is made up of 6 carbon atoms while the...

See full answer below.


Learn more about this topic:

Loading...
Alkenes: Definition, Properties & Examples

from

Chapter 6 / Lesson 22
69K

Learn about what an alkene is and explore the alkene formula and alkene examples. See examples of different types of alkene compounds and what alkenes are used for.


Related to this Question

Explore our homework questions and answers library