Unformatted text preview: hexane 2. Number the ring to give the lowest numbers for substituents For branched substituents 1. Number the longest chain and name as parent 2. Begin the numbering at the point of attachment 3. Name as you would above then add the appropriate suffix (-yl for alkyl, etc) and use parentheses to separate out the substituent name from the complete name- see example below 1-ethyl-2-methylcyclohexane Br 1-(1-bromo-1,3-dimethylbutyl)cyclopentane 1 8 4-isopropyl-2,2,3,6-tetramethyloctane # of Carbons name 1 meth 2 eth 3 prop 4 but 5 pent 6 hex 7 hept 8 oct 9 non 10 dec...
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- Organic chemistry, #, Grammatical number, Hexa, opr op yl, pr op yl