Organic Chemistry, Study Guide / Edition 8

Organic Chemistry, Study Guide / Edition 8

by T. W. Graham Solomons, Craig B. Fryhle
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471215074

ISBN-13: 9780471215073

Pub. Date: 07/25/2003

Publisher: Wiley

Work more effectively and gauge your progress along the way! The Study Guide for Organic Chemistry, 8th Edition contains explained solutions to all of the problems in the text. The Study Guide also includes:

  • An introductory essay “Solving the Puzzle – or – Structure is Everything” that serves as a bridge

Overview

Work more effectively and gauge your progress along the way! The Study Guide for Organic Chemistry, 8th Edition contains explained solutions to all of the problems in the text. The Study Guide also includes:

  • An introductory essay “Solving the Puzzle – or – Structure is Everything” that serves as a bridge from general to organic chemistry
  • Summary tables of reactions by mechanistic type and functional group
  • A review quiz for each chapter
  • A section describing the calculation of molecular formulas
  • A set of hands-on molecular model exercises

Solomons’ bestselling text, Organic Chemistry, 8th Edition, helps readers master basic skills with its clear and easy-to-follow presentation of key concepts. It focuses on the important ideas of organic chemistry and backs them up with illustrations and challenging problems. The authors' acclaimed writing style makes this thorny subject easy to grasp and comprehend. The new edition brings the book to the forefront of the latest research developments.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471215073
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/25/2003
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
656
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Carbon Compounds and Chemical Bonds.

Representative Carbon Compounds.

Acids and Bases in Organic Chemistry.

Alkanes and Cycloalkanes: Conformations of Molecules.

Stereochemistry: Chiral Molecules.

Ionic Reactions—Nucleophilic Substitution and Elimination Reactions of Alkyl Halides.

Radical Reactions.

Alkenes and Alkynes 1: Properties and Synthesis.

Alkenes and Alkynes 2: Addition Reactions.

Alcohols and Ethers.

Alcohols from Carbonyl Compounds: Oxidation-Reduction and Organometallic Compounds.

Conjugated Unsaturated Systems.

Aromatic Compounds.

Spectroscopic Methods of Structure Determination.

Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution.

Aldehydes and Ketones 1: Nucleophilic Additions to the Carbonyl Group.

Aldehydes and Ketones 2: Aldol Reactions.

Carboxylic Acids and Their Derivatives: Nucleophilic Substitution at the Acyl Carbon.

Amines.

Synthesis and Reactions of β-Dicarbonyl Compounds: More Chemistry of Enolate Ions.

Phenols and Aryl Halides: Nucleophilic Aromatic Substitution.

Carbohydrates.

Lipids.

Amino Acids and Proteins.

Nucleic Acids and Protein Synthesis.

Answers to Selected Problems.

Bibliography.

Index.

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