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    naming chemistry's structure

    it is 2-ethyl,4-methylpentane?
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    Quote Originally Posted by warriow View Post
    it is 2-ethyl,4-methylpentane?
    post your question in chemistry forum

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    Quote Originally Posted by warriow View Post
    it is 2-ethyl,4-methylpentane?
    Yes it is.

    The only other thing it could be is 2-methyl,4-ethylpentane although IUPAC ranks ethyl branches higher than methyl branches IIRC so what you put is correct
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