WHAT SHOULD BE THE IUPAC NAME OF THE GIVEN MOLECULE ?PLEASE EXPLAIN IT ALSO.THANK YOU.

Asked by qulendra | 1st Jan, 2016, 03:15: PM

Expert Answer:

Common name is isopropylcyclopentane, as propyl grup here is 'isopropyl'.
IUPAC name of the above compound is 2-cyclopentyl propane because, cyclopentyl substituent is attached to the second carbon atom of the parent chain propane.
 

Answered by Prachi Sawant | 2nd Jan, 2016, 09:58: AM

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