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Concept: Organic Compounds versus Hydrocarbons

Problem: What is the name of this molecule? 

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We are to name the compound:

Assuming carbon is represented by the big gray atoms while the smaller ones represents hydrogen atoms and the the red atom represents oxygen, the chemical formula of the compound is:


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What is the name of this molecule? 

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