CHEM 2542 - Organic Chemistry II – Spring 2014

Tendative Lecture Outline - Recommended Reading and Problems

Brown and Foote "Organic Chemistry" 4th, 5th, 5th enhanced or 6th editions

Answers to the recommended problems can be found in:
"Brown Organic Chemistry student solutions manual/study guide"

  

Chapter 12. Infrared Spectroscopy
Outline/Examples/Problems

 

Chapter 13. Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

Outline/Examples/Problems


Chapter 14. Mass Spectroscopy (Overview)

Outline/Examples/Problems


Chapter 15. An Introduction to organometallic compounds
Outline/Examples/Problems Key reactions


Chapter 16. Aldehydes and Ketones

Outline. Key reactions

Examples/Problems: 16.1-16.6, 16.8, 16.11, 16.12, 16.13 (b), 16.14, 16.19, 16.21, 16.24, 16.26, 16.30, 16.31 (a, c), 16.51.

 

Chapter 17. Carboxylic Acids.
Outline. Key reactions.


Chapter 18. Functional Derivatives of Carboxylic Acids.
Outline. Key reactions .

Examples/Problems: 18.3, 18.4, 18.5 (ignore example b), 18.8, 18.10, 18.11, 18.23 (a, b), 18.24 (b, d).


Chapter 19. Enolate Anions and Enamines. (overview)

Outline. Key reactions.

Problems: 19.1, 19.4, 19.10-19.12. 

Chapter 21. Benzene and the Concept of Aromaticity. (Overview)
Outline.

Problems:  21.15, 21.16 (skip anti-aromatic)

Chapter 22.
Reactions of Benzene and Its Derivatives.
Outline. Key reactions.

Problems: 22.1-22.5, 22.7, 22.14-22.21, 22.28, 22.30, 22.31 (a, b, d; a and d use Pd instead of Ni), 22.33.

Chapter 23. Amines.
Outline.  Key reactions.

Examples/Problems: 23.6, 23.10, 23.12-23.14, 23.25, 23.27, 23.34, 23.45-23.47.

Selected topics in Organic Chemistry

Chapter 8. Haloalkanes, Halogenation and Radical Reactions

Outline.  Key reactions.

Examples/Problems: 8.5, 8.7, 8.13, 8.14, 8.23 (mechanism only), 8.25, 8.26, 8.32

Chapter 26. Catalytic Carbon-Carbon Bond Formation

Outline.  Key reactions.

Examples/Problem: 24.1, 24.2, 24.4, 24.6, 24.10, 24.11, 24.23, 24.31.