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2. Chlorine as a prexix is...

  • chloro-
  • chlonoro-
  • chlouro-
  • chlorino-

3. when an alkane has a side chains you:

  • add a side chain prefix ending with yl (eg. 2-methyl-pentane)
  • add yl to the main stem of the alkane (eg. 2-pentylane)
  • add yl first (eg. 2yl-pentane)
  • put them in alphabetical order (2-butane-ethane)

4. and the general formula of alkanes is:

  • C 2n H n
  • C +2n H 2n+2
  • C n H 2n+2
  • C n H 2n

5. What is a haloalkanes

  • a halogen bonded to a carbon atom
  • An alkane where one or more hydrogen has been replaced with a halogen
  • a multiple short chain unbranched hydrocarbons bonded together through carbon-carbon bonds
  • a hallucinogenic drug conmined with hydrocarbons to make it cheaper


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