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Solutions for Chapter 7.3: Symmetry in Achiral Structures
Full solutions for Organic Chemistry, | 9th Edition
The compound CH2"C"CH2. Any compound that contains adjacent carbon-carbon double bonds; that is, any molecule that contains a C"C"C functional group.
The slow oxidation of organic compounds that occurs in the presence of atmospheric oxygen.
An equilibrium property measured by the position of equilibrium in an acid-base reaction, as, for example, the acid-base reaction between ammonia and water.
A series of reactions in which one reaction initiates the next. (Section 21.7)
The generally larger formation constants for polydentate ligands as compared with the corresponding monodentate ligands. (Section 23.3)
In NMR spectroscopy, protons (or carbon atoms) that occupy identical electronic environments and produce only one signal.
Tools that are used for drawing resonance structures and for showing the flow of electron density during each step of a reaction mechanism.
The resonance-stabilized conjugate base of a ketone, aldehyde, or ester.
The region of an IR spectrum that contains signals resulting from the vibrational excitation of most single bonds (stretching and bending).
The general name given to a group of polysaccharides of glucose that are synthesized in mammals and used to store energy from carbohydrates. (Section 24.7)
heat of combustion
The heat given off during a reaction in which an alkane reacts with oxygen to produce CO2 and water.
heterolytic bond cleavage
Bond breaking that results in the formation of ions.
A reaction in which one compound undergoes an increase in oxidation state.
An intermediate with a positively charged oxygen atom.
An interaction in which nuclear spins of adjacent atoms infl uence each other and lead to the spitting of NMR signals.
An electrophilic aromatic substitution reaction in which an SO3H group is installed on an aromatic ring.
The study of how energy is distributed under the influence of entropy. For chemists, the thermodynamics of a reaction specifically refers to the study of the relative energy levels of reactants and products.
A polymer that can be melted and molded into a shape that is retained when it is cooled.
The conjugate base of a thiol.
A carbocation in which the positive charge is on one of the carbons of a carbon-carbon double bond.