Carboxylic Acids and Their Derivatives.
Nucleophilic Addition-Elimination at the
The carboxyl group (-CO2H) is the parent group of a family of
compounds called acyl compounds or carboxylic acid derivatives!
More Chemistry of Enolate Anions
(Aldol Reactions) and Conjugate Additions"
Carbonyl Condensation Reactions
The Aldol Reaction
In the aldol reaction, two molecules of an aldehyde or ketone react
with each other
t Nomenclature of Benzene Derivatives"
Benzene is the parent name for some monosubstituted benzenes;
the substituent name is added as a prefix"
For other monosubstituted benzenes, the presence of the