Saturday
May 23, 2015

Homework Help: Chemistry

Posted by chemstudent on Thursday, May 29, 2008 at 10:15am.

What is the difference between these two compounds:

(Z)-5-Ethyl-2,4,6-trimethyl-2,4-octadiene
(Z)-5-Ethyl-2,4,6-trimethyloctanadiene

Which is the correctly formed IUPAC name?

What does the "na" mean in "nadiene"?
Why does the latter name, not specify the position of the double bonds?

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

Members