Nomenclature

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  • Created on: 03-12-12 11:54
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  • Nomenclature
    • Roots
      • 1-meth
      • 3-prop
      • 5-pent
      • 2-eth
      • 4-but
      • 6-hex
    • Prefixes and Suffixes
      • Methyl - CH3
      • Prop - C3H7
      • Ethyl - C2H5
      • Butyl - C4H9
    • Syllables
      • -ane = saturated hydrocarbon with no double bonds
      • -ene = unsaturated; double bonds
    • Halo-Prefix
      • F = fluoro-
      • Cl = chloro-
      • Br = bromo-
      • I = iodo-
    • ALWAYS IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER
      • Halo-Prefix
        • F = fluoro-
        • Cl = chloro-
        • Br = bromo-
        • I = iodo-
    • MUST ADD UP TO THE SMALLEST NUMBER
      • Prefixes and Suffixes
        • Methyl - CH3
        • Prop - C3H7
        • Ethyl - C2H5
        • Butyl - C4H9

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