Ch_322a_11.01

Ch_322a_11.01 - Chapter 11 Alcohols and Ethers Alcohols...

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Alcohols have the hydroxyl group attached to a saturated carbon atom. When the hydroxyl is attached to an unsaturated carbon in an alkene, the name enol is used. Aromatic alcohols are called phenols . R- OH C=C OH Ar- OH an alcohol an enol a phenol examples of alcohols CH 3 CH 2 OH ethanol (ethyl alcohol) Chapter 11 Alcohols and Ethers Alcohols CH 3 CHCH 3 OH 2-propanol (isopropyl alcohol) OH cyclopentanol
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classification of alcohols RCH 2 OH RR'CH OH RR'R''C OH primary, 1 o secondary, 2 o tertiary, 3 o CH 3 -C-CH 3 CH 3 OH 2-methyl-2-propanol (tert-butyl alcohol) a 3 o alcohol
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Nomenclature of Alcohols (1) Select the longest continuous chain containing the hydroxyl group as the parent
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This note was uploaded on 07/22/2009 for the course CHEM 322AL taught by Professor Jung during the Summer '07 term at USC.

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Ch_322a_11.01 - Chapter 11 Alcohols and Ethers Alcohols...

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