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Chapter 1 - 1 Chapter 1. The Basics Bonding and Molecular Structure Organic compounds: Containing carbons and carbon-carbon bonds C-C bonds: C C C C C C single bond double bond triple bond Bond length: Bond strength: C C C C C C > > C C C C C C < < Do it by yourself: Lewis structures & formal charges!
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Chapter 1 - 2 Examples of organic compounds: 2-carbon compounds Molecular formula: C 2 H 6 C C H H H H H H single bond; ! bond; sp 3 hybridized ethane tetrahedral structure Molecular formula: C 2 H 4 Molecular formula: C 2 H 2 C C double bond; ! bond + " bond; sp 2 hybridized ethene planar structure H H H H C C H H triple bond; ! bond + two " bonds; sp hybridized ethyne (IUPAC name) linear structure acetylene (common name)
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Chapter 1 - 3 Isomers: different compounds w/ the same molecular formula ---------> show different physical properties Constitutional isomers: isomers different in connectivity Question) Consider the molecular formula of C 2 H 6 O. How many constitutional isomers?
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