The IUPAC names of the compounds are: (a) 1-Iodobutane (b) 1-Chloro-3-methylbutane (c) 1,5-Dibromo-2,2-dimethylpentane (d) 1,3-Dichloro-3-methylbutane (e) 1-Chloro-3-ethyl-4-iodopentane (f) 2-Bromo-5-chlorohexane
Work Step by Step
The rules for naming organohalides are: 1. Count and number the longest chain of carbon atoms. 2. Assign locants to all the substituents. 3. The halogen atoms are assigned the smallest possible numbers. 4. Name the compound, writing the names of the substituents in an alphabetical order.