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Using common names

Posted: Sun Mar 05, 2017 7:20 pm
by Catherine_Zhang_1H
When do we know when to use common names? I know Lavelle said for substituents but how familiar should we be in knowing them and what should indicate whether we use IUPAC or the common name for substituents?

Re: Using common names

Posted: Sun Mar 05, 2017 7:30 pm
by Chem_Mod
We will accept both (strictly) IUPAC and common name for substituents.