how we will name the compounds having functional group?

Asked by ranveer singh | 20th Oct, 2012, 07:25: AM

Expert Answer:

Lets take example of alcohols. All alcohols contain an -OH group. This is shown in a name by the ending ol.

how to name:

The carbon skeleton is a 3 carbon chain with no carbon-carbon double bonds, but a methyl group on the number 2 carbon. The -OH group is attached to the number 1 carbon. So, the name will be 2-methylpropan-1-ol. or 2-methyl-1-propanol.

Answered by  | 20th Oct, 2012, 10:06: AM

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