Assigning Priorities: Examples of Naming Compounds
Name the following molecules using the proper stereochemical orientations. The base name of each molecule will be provided for you.
Base name: 7-bromo-2-chloro-4-methyl octane
As shown above, the orientations of the stereocenters in this molecule are S
(at the chlorine stereocenter), S
(at the methyl stereocenter), and R
(at the bromine stereocenter). Therefore, the complete name for this molecule is (7,R
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