Basic Organic Nomenclature

An Introduction

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

5. Functional Groups
with Suffix or Prefix

VIII Alkyl Alkanoates

Self-study Questions
Question 2 Answers


Complete the following tables:
Table 2.
#CompoundIUPAC NameModel
a pent-1-yl methanoate
b- methyl 2-isopropyl-3-methylbutanoate
c hex-3-yl hexanoate
d cis-2-chlorocyclopentyl 2-ethylbutanoate
e 2-methylprop-1-yl 2-chloroheptanoate
isobutyl 2-chloroheptanoate


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