SCC 251 – Organic Chemistry I

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SCC 251 Lab Handouts and Manuals

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Homework and Assignments

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Review Material

Intermolecular Forces

Chemical Reactivity



Stereoisomers Part I



Steroisomers Part II

Alkyl Halides Substitution and Elimination Reactions

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SCC 251 Course Description

This is the first part of a two-semester sequence in organic chemistry, covering the synthesis, structure, reactivity and mechanisms of reactions of organic compounds. The course will include a systematic study of alkanes, alkenes, alkynes, alkyl halides, alcohols, thiols, stereochemistry, substitution reactions and elimination reactions. The laboratory stresses the synthesis, purification, separation and identification of organic compounds. Prerequisite: SCC202 5 credits; 7 hours each (3 lecture, 4 lab)

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