Q. 6 C4.6( 9 Votes )

Give the IUPAC names of the following compounds:


Answer :

The longest chain has 5 carbon atom(all are saturated) which are cyclic with the carboxylic group attached and a methyl group as a substituent. The no. Of the chain starts from the carbon atom of the –COOH group so the IUPAC name of the compound is 2-Methylcyclopentane carboxylic acid.


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