naming alkynes

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naming alkynes

Postby Phuong Pham 3G » Mon Mar 09, 2015 12:49 am

How do you name this alkene?

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Re: naming

Postby Chem_Mod » Mon Mar 09, 2015 1:22 am

This is not an alkene but it is an alkyne. The longest chain has eight carbons. We put the lowest possible number on the triple bond. The substituent is an isopropyl.

5-isopropyl-3-octyne.


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