Doubt by Prachi Sharma

Sir, why can we not name it as ''2-Bromo-1,1-dichlorocyclohexane'' instead of ''1,1-dichloro-2-bromocyclohexane'' ?


Answer by NEETprep

Yes, it should be ''2-Bromo-1,1-dichloro cyclohexane'' according to alphabetical order of remaining functional groups. 

Answer by Rintoo Kumar Singh

Sir alphabetical order ke hisab se to bromine ko lowest possible number milna chahiye na

i.e, 1-bromo-2,2-dichlorocyclohexane 

Ye locant rule kab lagana hai ye pata kaise chalega

Answer by Rintoo Kumar Singh

Sorry sir ye answer nahi hai...Doubt puch rahe hain