Anonymous
Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsChemistry · 1 month ago

Name the following structure compound?

Please explain it

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  • Bobby
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    looks like 5 - ethyl - 2,3 dimethyloctane 

    longest C chain 8 members -- octane

    alphabetical substituents ethyl > methyl  

    ethyl , methyl octane 

    number from the end to give the substituents the smallest numbers 

    5-ethyl -2,3 dimethyloctane 

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