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Alphabetical Naming

Posted: Fri Feb 26, 2016 2:57 am
by 004643111
For the prefixes, "iso-", "neo-", "tert-", and "sec-", which do you not include when arranging substituent names in alphabetical order?

Re: Alphabetical Naming

Posted: Fri Feb 26, 2016 7:42 am
by haleyf 2I
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").