Midterm Topic 1

Midterm Topic 1 - θ Conformations(linear and cyclic...

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CHEM 3570 - Midterm I (Chapters 1, 2, 3 and 5.1-5.13) Some of the key topics we have discussed Hybridization (sp 3 , sp 2 , sp) – possible structures Bond types (sigma, pi) Polar covalent bonds Partial Charges Arrow pushing (electrophile – nucleophile) RESONANCE Lewis acids/bases pka (resonance, inductive effects, polarity, size!!!) Nomenclature (alkanes, cycloalkanes, alkenes, cis, trans, E/Z, di.) Constitutional isomers Newman projections (staggered, eclipsed, anti, gauche,
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Unformatted text preview: θ ) Conformations (linear and cyclic alkanes) Cyclohexane – PRACTICE DRAWING CHAIR Cyclohexane – equatorial/axial – chair flip Angle, torsional and steric strain Chiral, achiral, racemic, asymmetric (chapter 5) Enantiomer, diastereomer, meso (chapter 5) R/S-nomenclature (chapter 5) Fischer projections (chapter 5) Optically active, specific rotation (chapter 5)...
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