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Organic Compounds in Chemistry Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is true regarding the physical property of solubility?

Question 2 2. Boiling point is a type of physical property. Which of the following describes the boiling point of a compound?

Question 3 3. What describes the physical property of an organic compound?

Question 4 4. A scientist notices that the density of an unknown sample is .659 g/ml. This information helps the scientist identify the sample as a hexane solution. What type of property can density be classified as?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is not an organic compound?

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Question 6 6. Compounds that contain carbon and hydrogen only are called _____.

Question 7 7. What is the correct general formula for an alkane?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is a part of the hydrocarbon group of organic compounds?

Question 9 9. Why is it important to identify the highest priority functional group?

Question 10 10. How many carbons are in the parent chain of the following compound?

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Question 11 11. Using chemical nomenclature what is the name of the following compound?

Question 12 12. What is chemical nomenclature?

Question 13 13. Classify the following molecule:

Question 14 14. Classify the following molecule:

Question 15 15. Organic molecules that have the same functional group, but different numbers of carbon atoms belong to a:

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Question 16 16. Classify the following molecule:

Question 17 17. Why are chemical properties useful in science?

Question 18 18. Considering the chemical properties of both functional groups, why is an alkene different from an alkane?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is a characteristic of a chemical property?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is a chemical property of the alkyne function group?

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Question 21 21. When the amount of phosphorus in an unknown organic compound is desired to be determined, a modified Carius method can be employed. Which pivotal compound is produced at the very end that allows for the calculation of phosphorus?

Question 22 22. Which analytical determination technique would you most likely need to utilize if you were asked to determine the amount of nitrogen present in an unknown organic compound?

Question 23 23. The Carius method of halogen determination hinges on the conversion of any halogen present in the organic compound to what type of salt?

Question 24 24. When an organic compound is subjected to combustion analysis and is burned in the presence of oxygen, the relative amounts of what two key elements can be determined?

Question 25 25. Who developed the vital force theory?

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Question 26 26. What is the vital force in the vital force theory?

Question 27 27. What experiment led to disproving the vital force theory?

Question 28 28. What scientist performed an experiment which disproved the vital force theory?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is a type of physical property?

Question 30 30. What is the maximum number of covalent bonds carbon can form?

Organic Compounds in Chemistry Chapter Exam Instructions

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