Naming what carbon the double/triple bond is on?

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Naming what carbon the double/triple bond is on?

Postby Madeline Fox 2B » Sat Mar 04, 2017 11:26 am

For naming, do we have to number which double bond the carbon is on?
e.g: 2-pentene (if the double bond was on the second carbon)

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Re: Naming what carbon the double/triple bond is on?

Postby Chem_Mod » Sat Mar 04, 2017 11:35 am

That is correct

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Re: Naming what carbon the double/triple bond is on?

Postby Katherine_Zhuo_3B » Sun Mar 12, 2017 6:20 pm

When naming the double and triple bonds, you number the bond based on which carbon it starts on.


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