These materials provide a step-by-step guide to learning organic nomenclature and are intended for those taking Introductory Organic Chemistry at a college or university. A simplified version, "Introductory IUPAC Organic Nomenclature" is also available for high school and/or college or university level General Chemistry.
The list of
topics given below will step you through the basics of organic nomenclature. The first step is to review some basic ruels and then work through the functional groups, gradually building the required skills. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you work through the sections in the order they are presented.
At the end of each section
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