What are the four structural isomers of the alcohol with molecular formula C4H9OH?

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Oct 19, 2015

Answer:

Butanol can have maxium three structural isomers

Explanation:

#CH_3-CH_2-CH_2-CH_2-OH# primary Alcohol

#CH_3 -CH_2-CH (OH)-CH_3# = #CH_3-CH(OH)-CH_2-CH_3 # Secondary Alcohol (identical, hence only one structural isomer)

#(CH_3)_3-C-OH# tertiary alcohol

Oct 19, 2015

Answer:

See explanation

Explanation:

Here are the four isomers of #C_4H_9OH#.

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