Problem: Name this Molecule using IUPAC naming rules (a) 3-ethyl-2-methylcyclohexane (b) 2-methyl-3-ethyloctane (c) 1-ethyl-1- isopropylhexane (d) 3-ethyl-2-methy!octane 

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Parent chain is considered octane (8Cs) with ethyl and methyl at C3 and C2 respectively

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Name this Molecule using IUPAC naming rules 

(a) 3-ethyl-2-methylcyclohexane 

(b) 2-methyl-3-ethyloctane 

(c) 1-ethyl-1- isopropylhexane 

(d) 3-ethyl-2-methy!octane 

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