Unformatted text preview: 5. Understand and be able to predict and rationalize (using molecular orbitals) conjugation, aromaticity, and antiaromaticity. 6. Understand nmr and ir spectroscopy of the compounds considered this semester. 7. Understand the absorption of light by organic molecules. 8. Know, understand, and be able to rationalize reactivity and directing effects of substituents on aromatic rings undergoing electrophilic substitution. 9. Be able to relate structures and IUPAC or common names for the compounds considered this semester. 10. Advice: Use the lecture notes to help you sharpen your focus when you use the book....
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- Spring '09
- Chemistry, Benzene, Electrophilic aromatic substitution