Draw the structure of 5-methyl-3-heptyne.


Draw the structure of 5-methyl-3-heptyne.

Skeletal Structure:

Due to the simplicity of the skeletal structure in representing an organic compound, it has various advantages including the visibility of the reactive sites since these sites are very much different than any other parts of the compound.

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The structure of 5-methyl-3-heptyne is shown below.

The linear part of the compound occupies 4 carbon atoms to prevent having angle strain.

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