Basic Organic Nomenclature

An Introduction

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

2. Alkanes
II. Branched Alkanes (iv)

Self-study Questions
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Answers to question 2

3. Name the following compounds from their molecular models:
  • Compound K 4-isopropyl-3,5-dimethylheptane

  • Compound L 4-isobutyl-3-isopropylnonane

  • Compound M 3-isopropyl-2,4-dimethylhexane

  • Compound N 4-isopropyl-6-pentyldodecane

  • Compound O 4,6-diisopropyl-5-(1,2,2-trimethylpropyl)nonane
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