Naming Alcohols Using IUPAC Nomenclature


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What type of alcohol is this?

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1. What is the name of this alcohol?

2. Which of the following is true about the IUPAC naming rules for alcohols?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Taking this quiz is a fast way to find out what you know about naming alcohols with IUPAC nomenclature. Among other aspects of this topic, you should know how to determine if a compound is an alcohol.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be quizzed on the following:

  • Identifying the name of several alcohols based on images provided
  • IUPAC naming rules for alcohols
  • Determining if a compound is an alcohol

Skills Practiced

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about an alcohol group and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained about naming rules for alcohols established by the IUPAC
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on naming alcohols using IUPAC nomenclature, such as how to identify an alcohol based on an image

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, check out the lesson titled Naming Alcohols Using IUPAC Nomenclature. Here's the type of information you'll find in this lesson:

  • Alcohol in organic chemistry
  • An overview of the IUPAC's naming rules
  • How to name a primary alcohol