2-Chapter2OutlineF07 - Identify staggered, eclipsed,...

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Chapter Two Outline: Fall 2007 Hydrocarbons – definition Aliphatic – alkane, alkene, alkyne Aromatic Alkanes Lewis structure Sp3 hybridization Tetrahedral geometry C-C-H = non-polar covalent Straight chain versus branched alkanes Interconvert ( important) : C C H H H C H H H H H CH 3 CH 2 CH 3 C C C H H H H H H H H CH 3 H H H H H H H H CH 3 H H Nomenclature Know all in chapter 2 **Memorize tables 2.1, 2.2 Isomers Identify Constitutional vs. Conformational isomers
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Unformatted text preview: Identify staggered, eclipsed, gauche, anti conformations and predict/explain relative energies (steric vs angle vs torsional strain) Physical properties predict/explain trends in: BP MP Solubility Reactions LACK of reactivity of alkanes Combustion **We will discuss combustion analysis later in the semester....
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This note was uploaded on 05/13/2010 for the course CHEM 151L taught by Professor Roy,christopher during the Fall '08 term at Duke.

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