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Solutions for Chapter 1.2: Describing Matter
Full solutions for Modern Chemistry: Student Edition 2006 | 1st Edition
The product obtained from 1,4-addition across a conjugated p system.
Compounds with a carbonyl functional group and the general formula RCHO, where R is an H atom, an alkyl, or an aromatic group. (24.4)
atomic mass unit (amu)
A unit based on the value of exactly 12 amu for the mass of the isotope of carbon that has six protons and six neutrons in the nucleus. (Sections 2.3 and 3.3)
For chair conformations of substituted cyclohexanes, a position that is parallel to a vertical axis passing through the center of the ring.
A high-energy intermediate formed during the elimination-addition reaction that occurs between chlorobenzene and either NaOH (at high temperature) or NaNH2.
Carboxyl group (Section 1.3D)
A !COOH group.
Acids that contain the carboxyl group —COOH. (24.4)
A substance formed by the loss of a proton from a Brønsted–Lowry acid. (Section 16.2)
Atoms that lie in the same plane.
Having the same energy.
A term that describes the position of equilibrium for a reaction: Keq = 3H3O+ 4 3A- 4 3HA4 3H2O4
Experimental conditions under which the composition of the product mixture is determined by the relative rates of formation of each product.
Refers to a substance that rotates the plane of polarized light to the left.
A compound that consists of molecules. (Section 2.6)
The specifi c rotation of a mixture of enantiomers divided by the specifi c rotation of the enantiomerically pure substance (expressed as a percent). Optical purity is numerically equal to enantiomeric excess, but experimentally determined.
The breaking of a molecule into two or more neutral fragments as a result of absorption of light. (Section 18.2)
A radioactive nuclide. (Section 21.1)
The starting alkyl halide in a substitution or elimination reaction.
In NMR spectroscopy, a signal that is comprised of three peaks.
For alkenes, a stereodescriptor that indicates that the two priority groups are on the same side of the p bond.