Basic Organic Nomenclature

An Introduction

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

2. Alkanes
II. Branched Alkanes (iv)

Self-study Questions


1. Name the following compounds, the molecular models are provided:
  • a. 4-isopropylheptane

  • b. 6-ethyl-5-isobutyl-3-isopropyl-2-methyloctane

  • c. 6-isopentylundecane

  • d. 5-isopropyl-2,3-dimethyloctane

  • e. 7-isopropyl-5-(1,2-dimethylpropyl)-3,6-dimethyldecane

Answers to question 1

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