Alphabetical Naming

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Alphabetical Naming

Postby 004643111 » Fri Feb 26, 2016 2:57 am

For the prefixes, "iso-", "neo-", "tert-", and "sec-", which do you not include when arranging substituent names in alphabetical order?

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Re: Alphabetical Naming

Postby haleyf 2I » Fri Feb 26, 2016 7:42 am

The prefixes iso- and neo- are included in alphabetical ordering (for example, isopropyl would be considered as starting with "I") while sec- and tert- are not (for example, tert-butyl would be considered as starting with "B").


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