Basic Organic Nomenclature

An Introduction

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

5. Functional Groups
with Suffix or Prefix

IV Alkanones

Self-study Questions
Question 1 Answers


Complete the following tables:
Table 1.
#CompoundIUPAC NameModel
a hexan-3-one
b 2,4,6-trimethylheptan-3-one
c cyclopentanone
d 3,3-dimethylbutan-2-one
e undecan-3-one


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