• Chemistry
  • Year 12

Nomenclature of Organic Compounds

approx. 6 hrs

7 topics

41 concepts

Learn about the structures and names of a wide variety of Organic Compounds and master Senior Chemistry.

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The Nomenclature of Organic Compounds Program encompasses IUPAC naming conventions and structural formulae for alkanes, alkenes, alkynes, alcohols, aldehydes and ketones, carboxylic acids, amines, amides and halogenated organic compounds. 

Topics & Concepts We Cover

This learning program is made up of the following 7 topics, broken down into 41 concepts.

  • Resource: Periodic Table 1 concept

    1. The Periodic Table

  • Intro to Organic Chem 4 concepts

    1. The Diversity of Carbon Compounds

    2. IUPAC Nomenclature

    3. Why is Carbon so Special?

    4. Organic Chemistry

  • Naming Alkanes 7 concepts

    1. Nomenclature of Branched Alkanes

    2. Nomenclature of Alkanes with Identical Branches

    3. The First Ten Alkanes

    4. Alkanes

    5. Hydrocarbons

    6. General Formula of Alkanes

    7. Nomenclature of Alkanes with Different Branches

  • Naming Alkenes and Alkynes 5 concepts

    1. Nomenclature of Geometric Isomers

    2. Alkenes

    3. Nomenclature of Alkynes

    4. Alkynes

    5. Nomenclature of Alkenes

  • Naming Organic Compounds 18 concepts

    1. Nomenclature of Amides

    2. Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Alcohols

    3. Amines

    4. Carboxylic Acids

    5. Esters

    6. Nomenclature of Amines

    7. Nomenclature of Esters

    8. Haloalkanes

    9. Functional Groups

    10. Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Amines

    11. Nomenclature of Haloalkanes

    12. Amides

    13. Nomenclature of Aldehydes and Ketones

    14. Aldehydes and Ketones

    15. Identifying Functional Groups in Molecules

    16. Nomenclature of Carboxylic Acids

    17. Nomenclature of Alchols

    18. Alcohols

  • Naming Multiple Functional Groups 1 concept

    1. Naming Compounds with Multiple Functional Groups

  • Structural Isomers 5 concepts

    1. Functional Group Isomers

    2. Positional Isomers

    3. Isomers

    4. Structural Isomerism

    5. Chain Isomers

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