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Organic Chemistry –Carboxylic Acids & Derivatives

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17 Organic Chemistry – Carboxylic Acids & Derivatives (week 1)
17 Organic Chemistry – Carboxylic Acids
Video 1-1
  • Introduction

  • Nomenclature (Q1)

17 Organic Chemistry – Carboxylic Acids
Video 1-2
  • Physical properties

  • Relative acidity of alcohols, phenols, and carboxylic acids (Q2 to Q5)

17 Organic Chemistry – Carboxylic Acids
Video 1-3
  • Preparation of carboxylic acids (Q6 to Q11)

17 Organic Chemistry – Carboxylic Acids
Video 1-4
  • Synthesis questions (Q12, Q13)

17 Organic Chemistry – Carboxylic Acids
Video 1-5
  • Chemical reactions of carboxylic acids

17 Organic Chemistry – Carboxylic Acids
Video 1-6
  • Nucleophilic acyl substitution reactions (Q14, Q15)

  • Esterification mechanism (enrichment, @6:17)

17 Organic Chemistry – Carboxylic Acids
Video 1-7
  • Reduction reactions (Q16, Q17, Q19)

17 Organic Chemistry – Carboxylic Acids & Derivatives (week 2)
17 Organic Chemistry – Carboxylic Acids
Video 2-1
  • Introduction

  • Nomenclature of acid chlorides and esters (Q20)

  • Relative reactivities of acid chlorides, esters and amides

17 Organic Chemistry – Carboxylic Acids
Video 2-4
  • Reactions of esters (Q28 to Q31)

17 Organic Chemistry – Carboxylic Acids
Video 2-7
  • Distinguishing tests for esters (Q43, Q44)

17 Organic Chemistry – Carboxylic Acids
Video 2-2
  • Reactions of acid chlorides (Q21, Q22, Q23)

17 Organic Chemistry – Carboxylic Acids
Video 2-3
  • Relative rates of hydrolysis of acid chlorides, alkyl chlorides, and aryl chlorides (Q24 to Q27)

17 Organic Chemistry – Carboxylic Acids
Video 2-5
  • Practices (Q32 to Q35)

17 Organic Chemistry – Carboxylic Acids
Video 2-6
  • Practices (Q36, Q37, Q38, Q40, Q41)

17 Organic Chemistry – Carboxylic Acids
Video 2-8
  • Elucidation (Q47)