but how do we name them ?

Asked by  | 25th Oct, 2012, 06:51: PM

Expert Answer:

First of all the functional group is CHO aldehydic group and he reamining carbon valency is satisfied by only H.

there is only one carbon atom in the compound so, the name start with the meth  and by addind the suffix of CHO group -al the name of this compound is Methanal.

Answered by  | 27th Oct, 2012, 11:00: PM

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