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    Common and IUPAC names

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    1. Give the correct IUPAC and common (where indicated) name for each of the following compounds.

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    2. Each of the following IUPAC names is incorrect. Draw a line angle structure for each of the compounds and give the correct IUPAC name.

    a. 2,2 dimethyl-4-ethylheptane
    b. 1-ethyl-2,6-dimethylcycloheptane
    c. 2-methyl-2-isopropylheptane
    d. 1,3 - dimethylbutane (real name 2-methylpentane)

    3. Redraw structure "c" in question 2, label each carbon as primary, secondary, tertiary, or quaternary using the # notation.

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    1. Compound / IUPAC Name / Common Name
    a) (CH3CH2)4C / 3,3 - ...

    Solution Summary

    The solution provides a few examples of naming organic compounds with both common and IUPAC nomenclature are given.