Organic Chemistry 9th Edition

Published by Brooks Cole
ISBN 10: 1305080483
ISBN 13: 978-1-30508-048-5

Chapter 4 - Organic Compounds: Cycloalkanes and Their Stereochemistry - Problem - Page 92: 2

Answer

3-Ethyl-1 and 1-dimethylcyclopentane

Work Step by Step

First, Name the parent cycloalkane. Next, Identify the substituents. After that, Number the substituents so that the second substituent receives the lowest possible number. Lastly, Name the compound, and if two different alkyl groups are present in them, then place them alphabetically.
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