Basic Organic Nomenclature

An Introduction

Dave Woodcock,
Associate Professor Emeritus UBC (Okanagan)
©1996,2000, 2008

2. The Alkanes
II. The Branched Alkanes

Self-study Questions
Question 3(2), answers


If you have problems getting most of these right, review the Branched Alkane page.

3. Name the following compounds from their three-dimensional models :

    a. : 2,2,3,3-tetramethylbutane
    b. : 4-ethyl-3,5-dimethylheptane
    c. : 3,4-diethyl-3-methylhexane
    d. : 2,2,4,4,7,7-hexamethyloctane
    e. : 4,4-dipropylheptane
Review Branched Alkane (iii) page

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