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Can someone help me with this, The correct IUPAC name of the following compound is :

The correct IUPAC name of the following compound is :

  • Option 1)

    5-chloro-4-methyl-1-nitrobenzene

  • Option 2)

    2-chloro-1-methyl-4-nitrobenzene

  • Option 3)

     3-chloro-4-methyl-1-nitrobenzene

  • Option 4)

     2-methyl-5-nitro-1-chlorobenzene

 
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        1+2+4=7                        1+3+4=8

7 is less than 8 so (I) is correct numbering

1-Methyl ,2-Chloro,4-Nitro

In Alphabetically the IUPAC Name 

2-chloro-1-methyl-4-nitrobenzene.


Option 1)

5-chloro-4-methyl-1-nitrobenzene

Option 2)

2-chloro-1-methyl-4-nitrobenzene

Option 3)

 3-chloro-4-methyl-1-nitrobenzene

Option 4)

 2-methyl-5-nitro-1-chlorobenzene

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