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Unformatted text preview: alkyl group names in alphabetical order and adding "ether." For symmetrical ethers where R=R', the prefix "di" is added. CH 3 CH 2 OCH 3 CH 3 CH 2 OCH 2 CH 3 ethyl methyl ether diethyl ether Two important cyclic ethers are: CH 2-CH 2 O ethylene oxide CH 2-CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 O O tetrahydrofuran "THF"...
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