{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}


enol_nomen_2_ans - 3-cyclohexenol cis-4-ethyl-2-hexen-1-ol...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Name the following alcohols that also contain a double bond. Cl OH OH CH 2 CH 3 OH OH 6-chloro-6-hepten-2-ol trans -6-methyl-4-octen-3-ol trick ya, you thought the longest chain was 7 with an ethyl group at the 6 position. Or did you catch it the first time? NOTE: see how bond-line formulas can show the geometry of the double bond (in this case trans). When the chain keeps its "zig-zag" shape it is trans. A cis double bond is shown below.
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: 3-cyclohexenol cis-4-ethyl-2-hexen-1-ol NOTE: this alkene can not have geometric isomers (a terminal double bond). Thus, there is no cis or trans notation. NOTE (again!): we don't have to indicate " cis " in the name. For rings smaller than 8 carbons, the double bond has to be cis . A trans double bond in a 6 membered ring would be too twisted (it would break the ring)....
View Full Document

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

Ask a homework question - tutors are online