how to name

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how to name

Postby Christian_Ong_3A » Sat Mar 18, 2017 10:54 pm

If a molecule has both a double bond and a functional group attached (such as a hydroxide), how would we name the suffix of the molecule?

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Re: how to name

Postby Chem_Mod » Sat Mar 18, 2017 11:05 pm

We consider double bonds to be a functional group. Therefore you will not see a double or triple bond along with another functional group such as an alcohol or ketone. You will only see one functional group per molecule.

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