IUPAC Nomenclature and Chemical Formulae

IUPAC

Chemical Compound

Palmitic acid

hexadecanoic acid

C16H32O2

linoleic acid

cis,cis-9,12-Octadecadienoic acid

C18H32O2

oleic acid

cis-9,12-Octadecadienoic acid

C18H34O2

stearic acid

Octadecanoic acid

C18H36O2