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

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Chapter 5 - Nomenclature - 5.4 Naming Substituents - Problems - Page 94: 5.36

Answer

The substitutents are: - 1 Iodo - 1 Bromo - 1 Fluoro

Work Step by Step

1. Identify the parent chain: In this case, since there are no bifurcations, the parent chain will have all the carbons. 2. Check the atoms, or groups, that are left: - 1 Iodide - 1 Bromide - 1 Fluoride 3. Give them the proper names: - Chloride groups are called "Chloro". - Bromide groups are called "Bromo". - Iodide groups are called "Iodo".
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