naming amine

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naming amine

Postby JukaKim_1D » Thu Mar 10, 2016 4:13 pm

how is isopropylamine 2-propanamine?

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Re: naming amine

Postby Chem_Mod » Thu Mar 10, 2016 5:09 pm

In the case of isopropylamine, the isopropyl is considered as a functional group. In 2-propanamine, the longest carbon chain is identified (a propane) and the amine named as the group at the C2 carbon. The IUPAC name is actually propan-2-amine.

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