Give the name for this molecule:

Question:

Give the name for this molecule:

Nomenclature of the compounds:

The names given to the different compounds is done by using IUPAC nomenclature. IUPAC stands for International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry. Names are developed following specific rules based on the chemical formula or structure.

Answer and Explanation:


According to IUPAC, the chain containing largest number of carbon atoms is chosen and preference is always given to the functional group and then...

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Naming Aldehydes & Ketones Using IUPAC Nomenclature
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from Chemistry 304: Organic Chemistry II

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