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which will get the preference while numbering the alkyl substituted carbon chain of alkyl group like (CH 3 ) 2 CHC H 2 C HCH 3 (the hydrogen has been removed from the underlined carbon)? The alkyl substituted carbon or the carbon from which the hydrogen has been removed.

which will get the preference while numbering the alkyl substituted carbon chain of alkyl group like (CH3)2CHCH2CHCH3 (the hydrogen has been removed from the underlined carbon)? The alkyl substituted carbon or the carbon from which the hydrogen has been removed.

Grade:12th pass

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Ravleen Kaur
askIITians Faculty 1452 Points
3 years ago
The carbon from which the hydrogen has been removed will be preferred on the basis of IUPAC nomenclature.

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