Multiple Functional Groups  [ENDORSED]

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Amanda Mac 1C
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Multiple Functional Groups

Postby Amanda Mac 1C » Tue Mar 13, 2018 8:41 pm

So my TA mentioned that one element could be involved in multiple functional groups at the same time. Is there an example of this?

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Re: Multiple Functional Groups  [ENDORSED]

Postby Chem_Mod » Tue Mar 13, 2018 11:45 pm

We are doing single functional groups on one molecule at a time.
But yes, as we saw in class oxygen is involved in multiple functional groups: alcohol, ether, ketone, etc.

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Re: Multiple Functional Groups

Postby Jade Fosburgh Discussion 2C » Thu Mar 15, 2018 12:36 pm

Just want to confirm - we don't need to learn Newman diagrams for the exam right? I don't remember it being covered in lecture... just functional groups + line diagrams.


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