## Organic Chemistry (8th Edition)

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# Chapter 7 - Structure and Synthesis of Alkenes - Problems - Page 294: Problem 7-5 a

#### Answer

The IUPAC name of the alkene is $4-methylpent-1-ene$

#### Work Step by Step

The compound has 5 carbon atoms in its longest carbon chain ($pent-$). It has a $methyl-$ substituent at position 4, and a double bond at position 1. So, the IUPAC name of the alkene is $4-methylpent-1-ene$

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