9780495118374

Organic Chemistry

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  • ISBN13:

    9780495118374

  • ISBN10:

    0495118370

  • Edition: 7th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1/16/2007
  • Publisher: Brooks Cole
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Summary

Succeed in your course with the help of this proven best-seller! John McMurry's ORGANIC CHEMISTRY is consistently praised as the most clearly written book available for the course. In John McMurry's words: "I wrote this book because I love writing. I get great pleasure and satisfaction from taking a complicated subject, turning it around until I see it clearly from a new angle, and then explaining it in simple words." Through his lucid writing and ability to show the beauty and logic of organic chemistry, McMurry makes learning enjoyable. The highest compliment that can be given to a chemistry book applies to McMurry: It works!

Table of Contents

Structure and Bonding
Polar Covalent Bonds; Acids and Bases
Organic Compounds: Alkanes and Their Stereochemistry
Organic Compounds: Cycloalkanes and Their Stereochemistry
An Overview of Organic Reactions
Alkenes: Structure and Reactivity
Alkenes: Reactions and Synthesis
Alkynes: An Introduction to Organic Synthesis
Stereochemistry
Organohalides
Reactions of Alkyl Halides: Nucleophilic Substitutions and Eliminations
Structure Determination: Mass Spectrometry and Infrared Spectroscopy
Structure Determination: Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
Conjugated Compounds and Ultraviolet Spectroscopy
Benzene and Aromaticity
Chemistry of Benzene: Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution
Alcohols and Phenols
Ethers and Epoxides; Thiols and Sulfides
A Preview of Carbonyl Compounds
Aldehydes and Ketones: Nucleophilic Addition Reactions
Carboxylic Acids and Nitriles
Carboxylic Acid Derivatives: Nucleophilic Acyl Substitution Reactions
Carbonyl Alpha-Substitution Reactions
Carbonyl Condensation Reactions
Amines and Heterocycles
Biomolecules: Carbohydrates
Biomolecules: Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins
Biomolecules: Lipids
Biomolecules: Nucleic Acids
The Organic Chemistry of Metabolic Pathways
Orbitals and Organic Chemistry: Pericyclic Reactions
Synthetic Polymers
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