Problem: Draw the structure of 3-methyl-1-butyne. 

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We are asked to draw the structure of 3-methyl-1-butyne. 

 

Root: Butane → 4 C chain

Modifier: -yne → Alkyne (triple bond)
         Locant: 1 → C1 

Substituent: methyl → 1 C chain
         Locant: 3 → C3


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Draw the structure of 3-methyl-1-butyne. 

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