Ch 11: Properties & Nomenclature for Organic Compounds

About This Chapter

Boost your confidence ahead of a test or exam by reviewing the formation and nomenclature of organic compounds with this engaging chapter. Short lessons relate the key terminology and concepts you need to know so you can work towards a great test score or get a better grade in class.

Properties & Nomenclature for Organic Compounds - Chapter Summary

These helpful lessons explore the physical properties and formation of organic compounds. Topics of study include simple and complex organic compounds and their types and groups. You can also examine how knowing the name of a compound helps you understand its structure. This chapter prepares you to do the following:

  • Recognize the formulas for simple organic compounds
  • Detail the four main types of complex organic compounds
  • Describe the different types of physical properties found in organic compounds
  • Identify organic compounds using chemical nomenclature

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