Asked Dec 29, 2019

Draw the structure of all constitutional isomers that contain a ketone and have molecular formula C5H10O. Give the IUPAC name for each isomer and state how 13C NMR spectroscopy could be used to distinguish these isomers.


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Constitutional isomers are the compounds that have same molecular formula, but possess different skeletal structures. They differ to each other in the connectivity of atoms. Th...

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