Basic Organic Nomenclature

An Introduction

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

2. The IUPAC Systematic Approach
I. The How and the Why

Self-study Questions
Answers

Index


Check your answers here. If you are not getting them right, go back to the page on the IUPAC system and read it over again before retrying the questions.
Question :
What is the root and what is the family name in the examples?

Answers:

namerootfamily name
bromoethaneethbromo - ane
ethanalethanal
pentanalpentanal
pentanonepentanone
undecanoneundecanone
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Index


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