Chem 334 - Fall 1999
Organic Chemistry I

Dr. Carl C. Wamser

Chapter 2 Quiz

1. (2 points each) Write a complete name for each of the following compounds:

a) 1-methylbicyclo[2.1.0]pentane

b) 1-bromo-5-ethyl-6-methyloctane

c) cis-1-cyclobutyl-3-isopropylcyclopentane

- isopropyl could also be written as (methylethyl) -

2. (4 points) Write the Newman diagrams for the three staggered conformations of 2,3,4-trimethylpentane. Carbon-1 is already identified on the diagrams as the CH3 group. Select the most stable of the 3 conformations.