Naming with Ease
There are three different types of compounds in this chapter (aldehydes, ketones and carboxylic acids), each with its own common and IUPAC system of nomenclature. Most questions related to nomenclature give the structure and ask you to write the common name, IUPAC name or both. With so many different rules and different functional groups, it can get confusing to recall at the time of examination.
Let's simplify the nomenclature of aldehydes, ketones and carboxylic acids so you can answer such questions in no time:
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Now, time for some practice: