What goes first alphabetically in Organic Chemistry when listing the name, methyl or methylpropyl?

What goes first alphabetically in Organic Chemistry when listing the name, methyl or methylpropyl?

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  • Anonymous
    1 month ago
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    Methyl comes first.

    As with any two words with the same letters at the beginning, the shorter word is listed first. 

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    I made meth during the pandemic

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    Methyl.   Then Methylpropyl.

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