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Table of names and notations of various alkanes

Tab.1
FormulaNotationNameAlkyl residue
CH4 CH4 methanemethyl-
C2H6 CH3-CH3 ethaneethyl-
C3H8 CH3-CH2-CH3 propanepropyl-
C4H10 CH3-(CH2)2-CH3 butanebutyl-
C5H12 CH3-(CH2)3-CH3 pentanepentyl-
C6H14 CH3-(CH2)4-CH3 hexanehexyl-
C7H16 CH3-(CH2)5-CH3 heptanheptyl-
C8H18 CH3-(CH2)6-CH3 octaneoctyl-
C9H20 CH3-(CH2)7-CH3 nonanenonyl-
C10H22 CH3-(CH2)8-CH3 decanedecyl-