The IUPAC name of the compound

  • Option 1)

    3,3-­dimethyl­-1-­hydroxy cyclohexane

  • Option 2)

    1,1­-dimethyl­-3-­hydroxy cyclohexane

  • Option 3)

    3,3-­dimethyl-­1-­cyclohexanol

  • Option 4)

    1,1-­dimethyl­-3-­cyclohexanol

 

Answers (5)

As we have learned

Nomenclature of organic compounds -

Longest chain is main chain, branched chain is substituent.

Locant value or position number should be minimum.

- wherein

IUPAC system of nomenclature

 

 

 


Option 1)

3,3-­dimethyl­-1-­hydroxy cyclohexane

Option 2)

1,1­-dimethyl­-3-­hydroxy cyclohexane

Option 3)

3,3-­dimethyl-­1-­cyclohexanol

Option 4)

1,1-­dimethyl­-3-­cyclohexanol

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option 3)

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