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2. when an alkane has a side chains you:

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

3. so what are halogens?

  • Group 7 elements
  • group 8 or 0 elements
  • elements in the lanthanides group
  • highly reactive transistion metals

4. Fluorine as a prefix is...

  • fluorno-
  • fluoro-
  • fluorino-
  • fluroro-

5. and the general formula of alkanes is:

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


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