Chemistry: A Molecular Approach (3rd Edition)

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Chapter 20 - Sections 20.1-20.14 - Exercises - Problems by Topic: 87c

Answer

The name of the amine is $butylmethylpropylamine$.

Work Step by Step

Amines are named according to the hydrocarbon groups attached to the nitrogen, and the ending is assigned $-amine$. Here, the three hydrocarbon groups attached to the nitrogen atom are -methyl, -butyl and -propyl. Hence, the name of the amine is $butylmethylpropylamine$ (the hydrocarbon groups are named alphabetically).
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