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Alkanes

Alkanes

The generic name for the group of aliphatic hydrocarbons cn-h2n_2. They are denoted by the suffix -ane.


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I'm a student from china and i would like to know if there is any law in naming them? As names of alkanes i can find out they usually end in -ane and the head words can represent the number of carbon atoms , hex means 6 and so on. thx~

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by yesiao
Thu Feb 09, 2012 2:36 am
 
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Organic Chemistry question

Let's go through what you say step by step: 1. In organic chemistry, naming alkanes and alkenes, there's something I'd like to be made clear. For example, with alkanes, lets say it's butene with a ring structure, it would be named cyclobutene. ^What you just said ...

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by majik1213
Fri Jun 30, 2006 5:10 pm
 
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Organic Chemistry question

I think it is called butane for alkanes (cyclobutane for the ring structure) and butene for alkenes (cyclobutene for the ring structure).

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by herb386
Tue Jun 27, 2006 7:54 am
 
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Organic Chemistry question

wouldn't butene be only alkenes and not alkanes??

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by mith
Tue Jun 27, 2006 3:02 am
 
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Organic Chemistry question

1. In organic chemistry, naming alkanes and alkenes, there's something I'd like to be made clear. For example, with alkanes, lets say its butene with a ring structure, it would be named cyclobutene. With alkenes, in a butene with ring structure ...

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by king_23
Tue Jun 27, 2006 1:52 am
 
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Topic: Organic Chemistry question
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