Week Starting 3-30-20: Lectures for Klein Chapter 22

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Slides

Reading

(Lessons VI.15-20)

From "Organic Chemistry 2 Primer 2019" by Smith, Tennyson and Houjeiry

From "Organic Chemistry 2 Lecture Guide"

by Rhett C. Smith

1. Enolates: alkylation, halogenation and haloform reaction

3. Enolates: Claisen condensation

2. Enolates: Aldol addition and condensation

4. alpha, beta-unsaturated carbonyls and Michael Addition

5. Decarboxylation and Applications

Practice Problem Videos

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Practice on Aldol Addition and Aldol Condensation

Practice on alpha, beta-unsaturated carbonyl reactions

Practice on decarboxylation and synthetic applications

Week Starting 4-13-20: Klein Chapter 21

Nucleophilic Acyl Substitution (SNAc)

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Slides

Reading

(Lessons VI.9-14)

From "Organic Chemistry 2 Primer 2019" by Smith, Tennyson and Houjeiry

From "Organic Chemistry 2 Lecture Guide"

by Rhett C. Smith

Practice Problems on Nucleophilic Acyl Substitution

The best way to use this brief practice problem video is to pause at each problem and try to solve it before you watch the video solution.

Practice on Introductory Nucleophilic Acyl Substitution

Practice on Reactions Involving Amides and Nitriles