2-20-08 - Alkyns • Triple bonds Alkanes ➢ Methane CH 4...

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2/20/08 Organic chemistry All organic molecules have carbon atoms in them Fossil fuels are basic reservoir of organic Coal and oil The number of compound that contain carbon are much greater than those that don’t Bulk of forensic evidence deal with organic materials Hydrocarbons Aliphatic Alkanes Single bonds Methane (CH 4 )- simplest of all alkanes Alkenes Double bonds
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Unformatted text preview: Alkyns • Triple bonds Alkanes ➢ Methane CH 4 ➢ Ethane C 2 H 6 ➢ Propane C 3 H 8 ➢ Butane C 4 H 10 ➢ Pentane C 5 H 12 ➢ Hexane C 6 H 14 ➢ Heptane C 7 H 16 ➢ Octane C 8 H 18 ➢ Nonane C 9 H 20 ➢ Decane C 10 H 22 When you take a H out of a alkane molecule and replace it with an OH it becomes an alcohol ➢ Ex: CH 3 OH Methanol...
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2008 for the course CRJ 305 taught by Professor Emanuel during the Spring '08 term at Rutgers.

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