how many structural isomers exist for bromopentane?What are they?Are these the same for isomers of pentane?

Asked by suryap2 | 20th Jan, 2011, 11:48: AM

Expert Answer:

Dear Student
The following isomers will be possible for bromopentane:
CH3CH2CH2CH2CH2Br    1-bromopentane
CH3CH2CH2CH(Br)CH3   2-bromopentane
CH3CH2CH(Br)CH2CH3   3-bromopentane
(CH3)2CHCH2CH2Br    1-bromo-3-methylbutane
(CH3)2CHCH(Br)CH3   2-bromo-3-methylbutane
(CH3)2C(Br)CH2CH3      2-bromo-2-methylbutane
CH2Br CH(CH3)CH2CH3   1-bromo-1-methylbutane
(CH3)3CCH2Br  1-bromo-2,2-dimethylpropane
We hope that clarifies your query.

Answered by  | 20th Jan, 2011, 10:48: PM

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