Chemistry: A Molecular Approach (3rd Edition)

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Chapter 20 - Sections 20.1-20.14 - Exercises - Problems by Topic - Page 996: 85b


The name of the ether is $ethyl \:pentyl \:ether$.

Work Step by Step

The two R groups in this ether are ethyl (2 carbons) and pentyl (5 carbons). Putting them in alphabetical order, the name of the ether is $ethyl \:pentyl \:ether$.
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