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Problem: The IUPAC name for the following molecule isa. 3-ethyl-1-phenyl-3-pentenoneb. 3-ethyl-5-phenyl-2-penten-4-onec. ally benzyl ketoned. (E)-3-ethyl-1-phenyl-3-penten-2-onee. (Z)-3-ethyl-1-phenyl-3-penten-2-one 

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Parent chain appears to be but- (4Cs) with alkene and ketone modifier at C2 and C1 (but-2-en-1-one)

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The IUPAC name for the following molecule is

a. 3-ethyl-1-phenyl-3-pentenone

b. 3-ethyl-5-phenyl-2-penten-4-one

c. ally benzyl ketone

d. (E)-3-ethyl-1-phenyl-3-penten-2-one

e. (Z)-3-ethyl-1-phenyl-3-penten-2-one 

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