longest chain, functional group and IUPAC name for following

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Give the main/longest chain name (1pt), functional group(s) name (2pts) and IUPAC name (2pts) of the following organic compound: CH3CH2CH2CH2CH2COOH

Oct 2nd, 2015

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Longest chain name is hexagon 

Functional group is a carboxyl group

Common Name, Caproic acid

IUPC name, hexanoic acid

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