Analyze the name 5-methyl-3-heptyne
• Root: hept→ 7-carbon chain
• Modifier: -yne → alkyne (triple bond)
Locants: 3 → at C3
• Substituents: methyl → CH3 group
Locants: 5 → at C5
Draw the structure of 5-methyl-3-heptyne.
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