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Ch 13: Structures & Formulas of Alcohols

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Boost your knowledge of the formulas, general properties and main uses of alcohols in science with this easy-to-understand chapter. Prepare yourself for an entrance exam, homework assignment or class project with these comprehensive, flexible video and text lessons.

Structures & Formulas of Alcohols - Chapter Summary

This chapter presents you with the structure and properties of alcohols. Among other topics, the lessons examine the use of alcohols like ethanol in many of the products that we use every day. Once you have thoroughly reviewed this chapter, you should be ready to:

  • Differentiate between alcohols and alkanols
  • Explain the formula for ethanol
  • Discuss the structure of ethylene glycol and how it differs from other glycols

Even the most challenging topics are made easy with our professionally-designed text and video lessons. If you prefer to study offline, our printable transcripts cover the most essential points and key vocab words. If you get stuck while working through the chapter, feel free to reach out to an instructor for help. These learning materials are available for you to review on any mobile phone or computer at any time, 24 hours a day.

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