Problem: Write the IUPAC name for the compound below. Be sure to use correct punctuation. Accepted names for branched alkyl groups are isopropyl, isobutyl, sec-butyl, and tert-butyl. Do not use italics. 

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Write the IUPAC name for the compound below. Be sure to use correct punctuation. Accepted names for branched alkyl groups are isopropyl, isobutyl, sec-butyl, and tert-butyl. Do not use italics.

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