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Naming

Posted: Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:41 pm
by melissa_dis4K
When would you use bis, tri, tetrakis? And are we using it instead of di, tri, tetra, etc?

Re: Naming

Posted: Wed Dec 05, 2018 1:59 pm
by Kayla Vo 1B
For naming, if a ligand is polydentate or already has a prefix, then you would use bis, tris, tetrakis, etc.

Re: Naming

Posted: Wed Dec 05, 2018 11:31 pm
by MaggieMatern_Dis1H
e.g. diethylenediamine would be written bisethylenediamine because DI is already in the name