Ch_322a_4.04

Ch_322a_4.04 - all 12 primary-H are equivalent CH 3-C-CH 3...

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Classification of Hydrogen Atoms The hydrogen in an alkane is classified as primary (1 o ), secondary (2 o ), or tertiary (3 o ) according to the type of carbon it is attached to. CH 3 -CH 2 -CH-CH 3 CH 3 2-methylbutane 1 o 2 o 3 o 1 o (equivalent) Note: There are two different groups of 1 o H. In neopentane (2,2-dimethylpropane),
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Unformatted text preview: all 12 primary-H are equivalent. CH 3-C-CH 3 CH 3 CH 3 or C CH 3 CH 3 CH 3 CH 3 Quiz 4.04 Name the alkane below and identify as 1 o , 2 o and 3 o , all groups of equivalent H. CH 3 CH 2 CHCH 2 CH 3 CH 3 3-methylpentane C CH 2 CH 3 H 2 C H 3 C CH 3 H 1 o 1 o 2 o 3 o...
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This note was uploaded on 03/02/2009 for the course CHEM 322A taught by Professor Singer during the Spring '08 term at USC.

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Ch_322a_4.04 - all 12 primary-H are equivalent CH 3-C-CH 3...

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