Name the following compound according to the IUPAC rules:
The Attempt at a Solution
Help me with the answer, please!
You select the chain with more no. of substituted carbons. If that gives you more than possible answer, either you apply the other rules (for functional groups if any), or in some cases, it doesn't matter which chain you select. All give the same compound. So, which chain(s) have more no. of substituted carbons?