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Alkane Naming Quiz

 

Examples- to see the names highlight name to left of structure

Name Structure
propane CH3–CH2–CH3
butane CH3-CH2-CH2-CH3
pentane CH3–CH2–CH2–CH2–CH3
hexane CH3-CH2-CH2-CH2-CH2-CH3
octane CH3–CH2–CH2–CH2–CH2–CH2–CH2–CH3
nonane CH3-CH2-CH2-CH2-CH2-CH2-CH2-CH2-CH3
2-methylbutane
3-ethylhexane
 3-methyloctane
2,2-dimethylpropane  
3-methylheptane  
4,5-diethylnonane
4-ethyl-3-methylheptane
 4-(1-methylethyl)octane
5-(1-methylpropyl)decane
4-(1-methylethyl)heptane  
5-(1,1-dimethylethyl)nonane  
1-ethyl-2-methylcyclohexane
methylcyclopentane
cyclopropylcyclopentane
ethylcyclobutane  
1-ethyl-4-methylcyclohexane  
cyclobutylcyclooctane

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