We are being asked to determine the IUPAC name for the compound
We are going to do the following steps:
Step 1: Determine the longest carbon chain
Step 2: Number the chain from the end closest to the double bond and provide a number for its location
Step 3: Name substituents alphabetically and provide a number for their location
Write the IUPAC name for the compound below. Be sure to use correct punctuation
The IUPAC name is
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