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Solutions for Chapter 7.4: The Reactivity of Alkynes
Full solutions for Organic Chemistry | 8th Edition
A carbohydrate that contains an aldehyde group.
Particles that are identical to helium-4 nuclei, consisting of two protons and two neutrons, symbol 4 2He or 4 2a. (Section 21.1)
The C1 position of the cyclic hemiacetal of an aldose or the C2 position of the cyclic hemiacetal of a ketose.
The transfer of reactivity of an endgroup from one chain to another during a polymerization
Compounds composed entirely of chlorine, fluorine, and carbon. (Section 18.3)
A substance composed of atoms of two or more elements chemically united in fixed proportions. (1.4)
A chemical reaction in which a single compound reacts to give two or more products. (Section 3.2)
A type of secondary structure of DNA molecules in which two anti parallel polynucleotide strands are coiled in a right-handed manner about the same axis
A method for analyzing the sequence of amino acids in apeptide by removing one amino acid residue at a time and identifying each residue as it is removed.
For a mixture containing two enantiomers, the difference between the percent concentration of the major enantiomer and the percent concentration of its mirror image.
A lithium dialkyl cuprate (R2CuLi).
A compound containing a halogen atom and a hydroxyl group on adjacent carbons; those containing Br and OH are bromohydrins, and those containing Cl and OH are chlorohydrins.
A molecule containing an !OH and an !OR or !OAr group bonded to the same carbon
The addition of water.
hydrogen deficiency index (HDI)
A measure of the number of degrees of unsaturation in a compound.
The sum of the number of protons and neutrons in the nucleus of a particular atom. (Section 2.3)
In mass spectrometry, an odd molecular weight indicates an odd number of nitrogen atoms in the compound, while an even molecular weight indicates either an even number of nitrogen atoms or the absence of nitrogen.
The pH of blood (approximately 7.3).
Hydrolysis of an ester in the presence of a base. (Section 24.4)
A mixture of substances that has a uniform composition; a homogeneous mixture. (Section 1.2)