>Carboxylic Acids are formed by the function group:
>use standard rules but change the parent chain ending to -oic acid.
>The simplest carboxylic acid is methanoic acid:
>An ether contains a oxygen group connected to two alkyl (carbon) chains
>R-O-R (remember that “R” simply symbolizes a carbon chain of any length)
> Name the smaller alkyl group, then the second alkyl group followed by “Ether”