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Spell out the IUPAC name of the compound.

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Spell out the IUPAC name of the compound.

IUPAC naming

Rules for IUPAC naming of organic compounds :

1) Select the chain with maximum number of carbons, containing the main functional group.

2) Provide numbering to the carbons in the chain, such that the main functional group should get the least number.

Answer and Explanation:

The main functional group here is the alkyne. To provide minimum number to it, the carbon at the utmost right is given number 1. If we gave the carbon...

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