Ch 25: Principles of Esterification

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Review the principles of esterification with this chemistry study resource. The chapter's bite-sized lessons and practice quizzes can benefit anyone who needs to review these topics for chemistry exams, class projects or homework assignments.

Principles of Esterification - Chapter Summary

This mobile-friendly chemistry chapter is taught by expert instructors who break down the principles of esterification in a simple and easy-to-understand manner. You'll review the esterification process, the purpose of refluxing and the properties of alkanol and alkanoic acids. Upon completion of the chapter, you should be equipped to:

  • Recognize the structure and common uses of esters
  • Differentiate between alkanol and alkanoic acid groups
  • Outline the process of esterification
  • Understand why refluxing is important during the esterification process

To help you solidify your understanding of esterification, we've included multiple-choice quizzes that follow each lesson as well as a comprehensive chapter exam. You can use the interactive dashboard to navigate to the esterification topics you want to study. If you need any extra help, simply submit your questions to our instructors.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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