Problem: What is the correct IUPAC name for the following structure? a. (E) 1-cyclopentyl-3, 6-dimethylhept-3-en-1-yne b. (Z) 1-cyclopentyl-4, 7-dimethylhept-4-en-2-yne c. (Z) 1-cyclopentyl-3, 6-dimethylhept-3-en-1-yne d. (E) 1-cyclopentyl-3, 6-dimethylhept-1-yn-3-ene

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What is the correct IUPAC name for the following structure? 

a. (E) 1-cyclopentyl-3, 6-dimethylhept-3-en-1-yne 

b. (Z) 1-cyclopentyl-4, 7-dimethylhept-4-en-2-yne 

c. (Z) 1-cyclopentyl-3, 6-dimethylhept-3-en-1-yne 

d. (E) 1-cyclopentyl-3, 6-dimethylhept-1-yn-3-ene

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