What is the structure of 2-n-propylpent-1-ene

Asked by RIZWAN YASIN | 14th Feb, 2014, 10:17: PM

Expert Answer:

The structure of 2-n-propylpent-1-ene is as follows:
 
 
 
The prefix "n" is used for "normal" or straight chain of propyl substituent.
If the second or middle carbon atom of propyl group is attached to the pentene chain then it would have been iso-propyl instead of n-propyl.

Answered by  | 17th Feb, 2014, 02:57: PM

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