Organic Basics Practice Questions

i) Name this molecule



ii)  Why can’t we have 5-methylheptane or 1-methylhexane ?


iii) What’s wrong with calling a molecule 2-ethylpentane ?


iv)  What’s wrong with calling a molecule trimethylhexane ?


v) How many different alkanes with C6H14 molecular formula can you make ? Draw their skeletal formulae and name them.


vi) Name the isomers of dibromopropane. (It may help to draw them first).

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