Organic Chemistry As a Second Language, 3e: First Semester Topics

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ISBN 10: 111801040X
ISBN 13: 978-1-11801-040-2

Chapter 5 - Nomenclature - 5.4 Naming Substituents - Problems - Page 93: 5.34


The substitutents are: - 1 Tert-butyl - 1 Chloro

Work Step by Step

1. Identify the parent chain: In this case, the parent chain will be the horizontal line of carbons on the middle. 2. Check the atoms, or groups, that are left: - 1 Chloride - 1 Group of 4 carbons, in the tert-butyl shape. 3. Give them the proper names: - Chlorides groups are called "Chloro". - This group of carbons is called "Tert-butyl".
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