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Cyclo-isomers

Posted: Sun Mar 12, 2017 2:30 pm
by Laine Gruver 3C
In quiz 3, there was a question about drawing three different cyclic isomers for C5H10. How do you do this?

Re: Cyclo-isomers

Posted: Sun Mar 12, 2017 3:30 pm
by Sophia Rawson 1C
I could be wrong but I believe I drew cyclopropane with an ethyl substituent, cyclobutane with a methyl substituent, and cyclopentane

Re: Cyclo-isomers

Posted: Sun Mar 12, 2017 3:43 pm
by Chem_Mod
See the attached file to see the 3 possible cyclic alkane isomers.
isomers.pdf
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Re: Cyclo-isomers

Posted: Sun Mar 12, 2017 3:45 pm
by Banik_Housepian_2K
Sophia Rawson 1C wrote:I could be wrong but I believe I drew cyclopropane with an ethyl substituent, cyclobutane with a methyl substituent, and cyclopentane

You are correct

Re: Cyclo-isomers

Posted: Sun Mar 12, 2017 4:26 pm
by Stephanie_Martinez3E
I had that question too, thank you!