IUPAC vs Common Name

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vincesmetona_3I
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IUPAC vs Common Name

Postby vincesmetona_3I » Sun Feb 28, 2016 3:40 pm

When should we use IUPAC vs the common name when asked to name a structure?

Hannah Markovic 3C
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Re: IUPAC vs Common Name

Postby Hannah Markovic 3C » Sun Feb 28, 2016 6:44 pm

If they don't specify, you can use either one you want. If the questions says IUPAC then you have to use IUPAC. Just depends on what the question says.


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