Functional Groups

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Functional Groups

Postby Andrea ORiordan 1L » Mon Mar 12, 2018 4:10 pm

Hello,

What will we be expected to know for the final with regard to functional groups? Should we be able to identify them in a complex molecule? Or should we just be able to name and draw them?

Thanks.

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Re: Functional Groups

Postby lindsay lathrop 2C » Mon Mar 12, 2018 4:55 pm

According to chem_mod on another post about functional groups on the final we should be able to identify the functional groups given the structure like we did in lecture today.

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Re: Functional Groups

Postby Sally Nason - 1K » Mon Mar 12, 2018 5:41 pm

If you are able to draw the Lewis structure of molecules and know what to look for within the structure to determine the functional group, you should be set.

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Re: Functional Groups

Postby Nicole Jacobs 1C » Mon Mar 12, 2018 8:51 pm

you should be able to look at a complex molecule and identify which functional groups are in it

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Re: Functional Groups

Postby Rohan Chaudhari- 1K » Mon Mar 12, 2018 11:58 pm

So functional groups are on the final?

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Re: Functional Groups

Postby Seth_Evasco1L » Tue Mar 13, 2018 12:11 am

Yes, functional groups will be on the final. We'll most likely have to name the functional group based on a given molecular formula or structure.

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Re: Functional Groups

Postby Hadji Yono-Cruz 2L » Sat Mar 16, 2019 6:56 pm

Should we remember all of the functional groups mentioned in the slide in lecture?

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Re: Functional Groups

Postby Henry Dudley 1G » Sat Mar 16, 2019 8:24 pm

Hadji Yono-Cruz 2L wrote:Should we remember all of the functional groups mentioned in the slide in lecture?


All of these posts date back to last year so I don't think this applies to our 2019 final.


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