Numerical Prefixes

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Kyle Thorin
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Numerical Prefixes

Postby Kyle Thorin » Sat Dec 07, 2019 10:30 pm

When do we use di vs bis, tri vs tris, etc.?

Deena Doan 2F
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Re: Numerical Prefixes

Postby Deena Doan 2F » Sat Dec 07, 2019 10:32 pm

You use bis, tris, etc when it comes to en and dien and edta.

Tiffany Dong_4e
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Re: Numerical Prefixes

Postby Tiffany Dong_4e » Sat Dec 07, 2019 10:34 pm

You use bis, tris, and tetrakis if the compound is polydentate and the regular prefixes in any other instance.


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