Fri April 13, 2012 By: Anshul

My last question was-- Why 2,2,4- trimethyl pentane is called iso-octane. You answered-- Because it contains eight carbon atoms. Then it will mean that any chain containing eight carbon atoms would be called ' iso-octane'??? I don't think so. Please give a specific and good answer...

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Fri April 13, 2012
If the compound containing 8 carbon atoms and have a branch ,it will isooctane.
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