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Boiling Points of Straight-Chain Alkanes  
The boiling points of straight-chain alkanes with 5-10 carbon atoms are determined.
Alkanes / Cycloalkanes |
Molecular Properties / Structure |
Physical Properties
Structures and Conformations  
Molecular models are used to demonstrate the conformations of alkanes and cycloalkanes.
Alkanes / Cycloalkanes |
Molecular Properties / Structure |
Nomenclature / Units / Symbols |
Stereochemistry
Boiling Points of Hexane Isomers  
The boiling points of the five isomers of hexane are determined.
Alkanes / Cycloalkanes |
Molecular Properties / Structure |
Constitutional Isomers |
Physical Properties
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Assessment Questions: First 3 results
Organic : HsOnAlkaneBackbone (10 Variations)

The carbon skeleton for 2-methylbutane is shown below. How many hydrogens are present?

Alkanes / Cycloalkanes |
Molecular Properties / Structure
Atoms,_Molecules_and_Ions : IonicOrMolecular (10 Variations)
Identify each of the following compounds as ionic or molecular.
Molecular Properties / Structure
Atoms,_Molecules_and_Ions : AllotropesOfElement (4 Variations)
Which of the following is an allotrope of oxygen? (You may select more than one.)
Molecular Properties / Structure
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Molecular Structures: First 3 results
cubane C8H8

3D Structure

Link to PubChem

Molecular Properties / Structure |
Alkanes / Cycloalkanes

Dichloromethane CH2Cl2

3D Structure

Link to PubChem

Alkanes / Cycloalkanes

Difluoromethane CH2F2

3D Structure

Link to PubChem

Alkanes / Cycloalkanes

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Journal Articles: First 3 results.
Pedagogies:
Cis and Trans Isomerization in Cyclic Alkenes: A Topic for Discovery Using the Results of Molecular Modeling  Susan E. Barrows and Thomas H. Eberlein
This article describes an activity in which students are led to discover the fundamental reasons behind the unusual instability of the trans isomers in medium-sized cycloalkenes by using the results of molecular modeling. Notably, students will make the unexpected discovery that twisting about p bonds is perhaps more facile than they had been led to believe.
Barrows, Susan E.; Eberlein, Thomas H. J. Chem. Educ. 2004, 81, 1529.
Covalent Bonding |
Computational Chemistry |
Molecular Modeling |
Alkenes |
Molecular Properties / Structure
Melting Point and Molecular Symmetry  R. J. C. Brown and R. F. C. Brown
In 1882 Thomas Carnelley observed that high molecular symmetry is associated with high melting point. The application of the rule to a number of different molecular crystals is discussed. The rule applies to different categories of crystal for different reasons, which can be explained by thermodynamic analysis.
Brown, R. J. C.; Brown, R. F. C. J. Chem. Educ. 2000, 77, 724.
Liquids |
Molecular Properties / Structure |
Phases / Phase Transitions / Diagrams |
Solids |
Thermodynamics |
Physical Properties |
Aromatic Compounds |
Crystals / Crystallography
Isolating trans-Anethole from Anise Seeds and Elucidating Its Structure: A Project Utilizing One- and Two-Dimensional NMR Spectrometry  Joseph W. LeFevre
This three-week project involves isolating and purifying a natural product and determining its structure. trans-Anethole is isolated from anise seeds by steam distillation and liquid-liquid extraction. The crude product is analyzed by thin-layer chromatography and purified by flash chromatography.
LeFevre, Joseph W. . J. Chem. Educ. 2000, 77, 361.
Chromatography |
IR Spectroscopy |
Natural Products |
NMR Spectroscopy |
Separation Science |
Molecular Properties / Structure |
Thin Layer Chromatography
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Other Resources: First 3 results
Alkanes  Ed Vitz, John W. Moore
A section of ChemPrime, the Chemical Educations Digital Library's free General Chemistry textbook.
Alkanes / Cycloalkanes
Cycloalkanes  Ed Vitz, John W. Moore
A section of ChemPrime, the Chemical Educations Digital Library's free General Chemistry textbook.
Alkanes / Cycloalkanes
Organic Compounds: Hydrocarbons  Ed Vitz, John W. Moore
A section of ChemPrime, the Chemical Educations Digital Library's free General Chemistry textbook.
Alkanes / Cycloalkanes
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