We’re being asked to Identify acceptable names for the following molecule.
Recall that IUPAC nomenclature follows this pattern:
Locations – Substituents – Root (Modifier)
The steps for IUPAC naming benzene derivatives are:
Step 1: List down the substituents present and their locants.
Step 2: Combine the locants, substituents, and parent name.
Identify acceptable names for the following molecule.
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