Now it’s time to start naming functional groups! We’ll start with alkyl halides because they are some of the easiest to name.
Concept #1: How to name alkyl halides
Use the following prefixes for the halogens:
Example #1: Name the following compound
Reminder: Always select the root chain before moving onto common substituents!
Quick tip for this next one:
Example #2: Name the following compound
Yeah, I know that one sucked. Sorry, just trying to help you guys kill this topic!