Read Organic Laboratory Techniques: pages 49-68
An unknown containing one of the following two acids and one of the neutral compounds are to
be separated into individual components.
Determining the Best Recrystallizing Solvent
1. Obtain four large test tube.
2. Place a pea size amount of benzoic acid into each test tube.
3. Place 1 mL of each solvent in Table 1 on the data sheet into each of the different
When constructing models of organic molecules you should gain a feeling for the shapes of the
real molecules. Real molecules are actually more flexible than the models you will build. In
order to be able to construct a model correct
Read Organic Laboratory Techniques: Pages 39-46
Calibration of a Thermometer
Literature Melting Point (oC)
Obtain two open ended capillary t
Separation of Petroleum Hydrocarbon
Simple and Fractional Distillation
Introduction: Distillation is a technique that is used to separate liquids in a mixture based on
their difference in vapor pressure. Distillation uses the difference in boiling points