What is the structure of the molecule named 3-hydroxy-4-isopropyltoluene?
The structure of 3-hydroxy-4-isopropyltoluene is
The methyl group of toluene is automatically assigned to
Then you count around the ring in any direction and put an
Continue around the ring and insert an isopropyl group on
And you have the structure of 3-hydroxy-4-isopropyltoluene, better known as thymol.