Organic Chemistry: Structure and Function 8e with Digital Update is now available in a breakthrough online course platform--one convenient location for the digital text, videos, activities, assessments, and resources for exam preparation.
Table of Contents
1. Structure and Bonding in Organic Molecules 2. Structure and Reactivity: Acids and Bases, Polar and Nonpolar Molecules 3. Reactions of Alkanes: Bond-Dissociation Energies, Radical Halogenation, and Relative Reactivity 4. Cycloalkanes 5. Stereoisomers 6. Properties and Reactions of Haloalkanes: Bimolecular Nucleophilic Substitution 7. Further Reactions of Haloalkanes: Unimolecular Substitution and Pathways of Elimination 8. Hydroxy of Functional Group: Alcohols: Properties, Preparation, and Strategy of Synthesis 9. Further Reactions of Alcohols and the Chemistry of Ethers 10.Using Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy to Deduce Structure 11. Alkenes: Infrared Spectroscopy and Mass Spectrometry 12. Reactions to Alkenes 13. Alkynes: The Carbon 14. Delocalized Pi Systems: Investigation by Ultraviolet and Visible Spectroscopy Interlude 15. Benzene and Aromaticity: Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution 16. Electrophilic Attack on Derivatives of Benzene: Substituents Control Regioselectivity 17. Aldehydes and Ketones: The Carbonyl Group 18. Enols, Enolates, and the Aldol Condensation: a,b-Unsaturated Aldehydes and Ketones 19. Carboxylic Acids 20. Carboxylic Acid Derivatives 21. Amines and Their Derivatives: Functional Groups Containing Nitrogen 22. Chemistry of the Benzene Substituents: Alkylbenzenes, Phenols, and Benzenamines 23. Ester Enolates and the Claisen Condensation: Synthesis of b-Dicarbonyl Compounds; Acyl Anion Equivalents 24. Carbohydrates: Polyfunctional Compounds in Nature 25. Heterocycles: Heteroatoms in Cyclic Organic Compounds 26. Amino Acids, Peptides, Proteins, and Nucleic Acids: Nitrogen-Containing Polymers in Nature