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Unformatted text preview: Alcohols are polar 1, 2, 3 (Primary, secondary, and tertiary) notation for alcohols refers to Alochols undergo oxidation to aldehyde & ketones If C=O bears an H Aldehyde If C=O bears 2 Cs Ketone Oxidation of alcohols aldehydes 2e- oxidation Aldehydes can undergo a 2 nd 2e- oxidation to acids Carboxylic acids: There are 2 important derivatives of carboxylic acids: esters and amides Amides & esters are condensation products *Table 21.5 *Table 21.6 Amines: Behavior of alcohols+amines are dominated by their lone pairs of e-*Table 21.4...
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