Chem 51A. Lecture 03. Organic Chemistry: Ch. 1. Resonance Structures, Skeletal Structures, Bond Length (English)

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UCI Chem 51A Organic Chemistry (Fall 2009)
Lec 03. Organic Chemistry -- Resonance Structures, Skeletal Structures, Bond Length
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Instructor: James Nowick, Ph.D.

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Description: Fundamental concepts relating to carbon compounds with emphasis on structural theory and the nature of chemical bonding, stereochemistry, reaction mechanisms, and spectroscopic, physical, and chemical properties of the principal classes of carbon compounds.

Organic Chemistry (Chem 51A) is part of OpenChem:
This video is part of a 27-lecture undergraduate-level course titled "Organic Chemistry" taught at UC Irvine by Professor James Nowick.

Recorded September 30, 2009.

Index of Topics:
-1:35    Skeletal Structures
-9:57    Curved Arrow Notation
-13:05    Curved Arrows and Benzene
-19:39    Non-Equivalent Resonance Structures
-26:36    Bond Lengths
-46:52    Trifluoromethyl Cation Example

Required attribution: Nowick, James Ph.D. Organic Chemistry 51A (UCI OpenCourseWare: University of California, Irvine), [Access date]. License: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

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