904621096 wrote:why is there sometimes a number in between the name like hexadecan-1-ol?
I believe it is there because the OH (alcohol) group is attached to the 1st carbon
Created by Dr. Laurence Lavelle
Jaime_Chamberlain_3G wrote:When you add the numbers to the name, I know that the position is the first number, but what is the number after the name? Ex. 3-methyl-5,5-pentanehexane or whatever it would be. Thank you.