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Organic Chemistry: Functional Groups
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Origin of organic compounds Origin of organic compounds Naturally occurring organic compounds are found in plants, animals, and fossil fuels All of these have a plant origin All of these rely on the “fixing” of C from CO 2 Synthetic organic compounds are derived from fossil fuels or plant material
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Introduction Introduction Most current research focuses on Organic Originally from “organic” meaning life Not just chemistry of life, chemistry of carbon Exceptions: oxides of carbon (CO 2 , CO) carbonates,bicarbonates(NaHCO 3 ,CaCO 3 ) cyanides (NaCN, etc) C C C C C One C with no H, or with metal Carbon can form four bonds…
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Carbon forms four bonds Carbon forms four bonds Carbon can form four bonds, and forms strong covalent bonds with other elements This can be represented in many ways … CH C C CH CH CH Cl Cl C H 3 CH 3 CH 3 CH 3 CH 3 CH 3 C H 3 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 3 C C O C C Cl H H H
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This note was uploaded on 04/12/2011 for the course CHEM 1010 taught by Professor Marshall during the Spring '11 term at North Texas.

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