Problem: What is the IUPAC name for the molecule shown here?Draw the structure for cis-2,3-dibromo-2-hexene. Draw all hydrogens explicitly.

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We are being asked the IUPAC name the following alkene and draw the structure for cis-2,3-dibromo-2-hexene.


Recall the IUPAC rules for naming an alkene

1. Find the longest C chain

2. Give the double bond the lowest number

3. Add substituents with their posiiton

4. Identify steoreisomers


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What is the IUPAC name for the molecule shown here?

Draw the structure for cis-2,3-dibromo-2-hexene. Draw all hydrogens explicitly.

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