Naming priorities

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Abigail_Low_1A
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Naming priorities

Postby Abigail_Low_1A » Thu Mar 16, 2017 9:26 am

When naming an organic compound, which has priority for the lowest number? Is it function groups, double/triple bonds, and then substituents?

Theresa 1H
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Re: Naming priorities

Postby Theresa 1H » Thu Mar 16, 2017 9:40 am

Yes. First functional groups, then double/triple bonds and then substituents.


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