What is the meaning of "iso" and "neo" in isopentane and neopentane?

Asked by  | 28th Jul, 2008, 08:18: PM

Expert Answer:

Isopentane means the compound having 5 carbon atom with only one branched chain.

 

Neopentane means the compound having 5 carbon atom with two or more branched chains.

 

Answered by  | 29th Jul, 2008, 08:10: AM

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