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Solutions for Chapter 11.17: Cyclobutadiene and Cyclooctatetraene
Full solutions for Organic Chemistry, | 9th Edition
A molecule containing two !OR or !OAr groups bonded to the same carbon
acidic oxide (acidic anhydride)
An oxide that either reacts with a base to form a salt or with water to form an acid. (Section 22.5)
A list of metals in order of decreasing ease of oxidation. (Section 4.4)
Compounds containing a carbon-carbon triple bond.
A conformation of cyclohexane in which all bond angles are fairly close to 109.5° and many hydrogen atoms are eclipsing each other.
In gas chromatography, a plot that identifies the retention time of each compound in the mixture.
directed aldol addition
A techniquefor performing a crossed aldol addition thatproduces one major product.
Enantiomeric excess (ee)
The difference between the percentage of two enantiomers in a mixture
A form of magnetism in which unpaired electron spins on different-type ions point in opposite directions but do not fully cancel out. (Section 23.1)
A push or a pull. (Section 5.1)
In radical reaction mechanisms, a step in which radicals are created.
An electron-pair donor. (Section 16.11)
nonpolar covalent bond
A covalent bond in which the electrons are shared equally. (Section 8.4) normal boiling point The boiling point at 1 atm pressure. (Section 11.5)
A carbohydrate containing four to ten monosaccharide units, each joined to the next by a glycosidic bond.
A conformation in which a hydrogen atom and a leaving group are approximately coplanar.
The removal of an electron from an atom or molecule by absorption of light. (Section 18.2)
An alternative way to describe electromagnetic radiation as a stream of particles
reducing agent, or reductant
The substance that is oxidized and thereby causes the reduction of some other substance in an oxidation–reduction reaction. (Section 20.1)
Ions that go through a reaction unchanged and that appear on both sides of the complete ionic equation. (Section 4.2)
standard atomic weight
The weighted averages for each element, which takes into account isotopic abundance.