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Combining IUPAC naming with Common naming

Posted: Mon Mar 06, 2017 11:09 am
by Katie_Ho_1M
When would you combine the two types of naming (IUPAC and common) especially with ISO- and tert-?

Re: Combining IUPAC naming with Common naming

Posted: Mon Mar 06, 2017 11:27 am
by Chem_Mod
Prefixes like iso- and tert- are accepted in IUPAC naming so it just depends on whether you want to use those prefixes or list out the groups off the substituent chain.