What is the correct IUPAC name for the following compound? A) 5-Ethyl-3-fluorohexanol. B)...
What is the correct IUPAC name for the following compound?
The hydrocarbons include various compounds which need to be named in a systematic manner. The IUPAC provides this system for the whole world.
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The given compound is composed of 7 carbon atoms in the longest chain with -OH as a functional group at C-1. Thus, the parent name is 1-heptanol. It...
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Learn about IUPAC naming for organic compounds and molecules. Understand functional groups tables, use IUPAC name charts, and see IUPAC name examples.