Organic Chemistry

Learn the toughest concepts covered in Organic Chemistry with step-by-step video tutorials and practice problems by world-class tutors.

12. Alcohols, Ethers, Epoxides and Thiols

Naming Thiols

Next Topic

Sulfur is right below oxygen on the periodic table. So that means it can form analogs of common oxygen-containing functional groups. 

1

concept

How to name sulfur-containing compounds.

clock
5m
Play a video:
Was this helpful ?
0
Content

Note: Alcohol has higher priority than thiols.

2

example

Provide the IUPAC name for the following compound.

clock
3m
Play a video:
Was this helpful ?
0
Content
3

example

Provide the IUPAC name and common name for the following compound.

clock
2m
Play a video:
Was this helpful ?
0
Content