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Which of the following is given more priority in selecting parent chain
a) Number of parent functional group
b) Number of multiple bonds
c) Number of other functional groups
d) Number of substitutents
e) Length of carbon Chain

Asked by sureshkalanjoor 3rd June 2017, 9:02 PM
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When a carbon compound having brached chain and attached to different functional groups, then the longest parent carbon chain is selected based on the most priority functional group.
Hence option number a) Number of parent functional group is of more priority follwed by e) Length of carbon chain  


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Answered by Expert 5th June 2017, 1:30 PM
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