We are asked what is the common name for CH3CH2CH2OCH2CH2CH3
Common Name → List both alkyl groups in alphabetical order and follow with the word ether.
What is the common name for CH3CH2CH2OCH2CH2CH3
D) dipropyl ether
E) none of these
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