Problem: What is the IUPAC name for the following molecule?A. 5-Propyl-7-ethylnonaneB. 3-Ethyl-5-butyloctaneC. 4-Butyl- 6-ethyloctaneD. 3-Ethyl-5-propylnonane E. 5-Propyl-7-ethyldecane

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Parent chain is nonane (9Cs) with ethyl and propyl substituent at C3 and C5

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What is the IUPAC name for the following molecule?

A. 5-Propyl-7-ethylnonane

B. 3-Ethyl-5-butyloctane

C. 4-Butyl- 6-ethyloctane

D. 3-Ethyl-5-propylnonane 

E. 5-Propyl-7-ethyldecane

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