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Frostbite
 4 years ago
Name the following organic molecule
Frostbite
 4 years ago
Name the following organic molecule

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TranceNova
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Dare I try to dust of my old chemistry memories? Lets see... the main chain has five carbons so.. pent something (just gotta remember the rest).

Frostbite
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hmm you are on the right path

TranceNova
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1hmm the double bond means... something..

TranceNova
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ah ah! Pentene... with some numbers or something?

Frostbite
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you need two things yea.

TranceNova
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Hmm would it be Pent2ene? (urgh, had to google how to name compounds)

Frostbite
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0One of way putting it so yea else you can say 2pentene. But you are not done yet :D

TranceNova
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Oh no! What have I forgotten?

TranceNova
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Oh oh! It's something to do with the arrangement of the hydrogens right? ok

Frostbite
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Are the two molecules the same in the following pic:

TranceNova
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ah! (took me awhile), yes they are different because the double bond can't 'rotate'.

Frostbite
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so the full name is? :D

TranceNova
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Bleh, I'm trying to remember what each are called when they are on the same side or not  is it cis and trans?

TranceNova
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ah ha! so it is trans 2pentene :D

TranceNova
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Woo! That took a serious amount of braindusting
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