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 2 Answers


Complete the following tables:
Table 2.
#CompoundIUPAC NameModel
a spiro[4.5]decan-2-one
b pentane-2,3-dione
c- cyclohexane-1,4-dione
d hexane-2,3,4-trione
e bicyclo[4.4.0]decan-3-one


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