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Introduction to General, Organic a...

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Frederick A. Bettelheim + 4 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
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11th Edition
Frederick A. Bettelheim + 4 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285869759

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Chapter 10, Problem 10.12P
Textbook Problem

Answer true or false.

  1. In organic compounds, carbon normally has four bonds and no unshared pairs of electrons.

  • When found in organic compounds, nitrogen normally has three bonds and one unshared pair of electrons.
  • The most common bond angles about carbon in organic compounds are approximately 109.5° and 180°.
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    Chapter 10 Solutions

    Introduction to General, Organic and Biochemistry
    Ch. 10 - 10-11 What important experiment did Wohler carry...Ch. 10 - Answer true or false. In organic compounds, carbon...Ch. 10 - List the four principal elements that make up...Ch. 10 - Think about the types of substances in your...Ch. 10 - 10-15 How many electrons are in the valence shell...Ch. 10 - 10-16 What is the relationship between the number...Ch. 10 - Write Lewis structures for these compounds. Show...Ch. 10 - (a) CH3OCH3 Dimethyl ether (c) C3H_i Ethylene (e)...Ch. 10 - 10-19 Write Lewis structures for these ions. (a)...Ch. 10 - 10-20 Why are the following molecular formulas...Ch. 10 - 10-21 Explain how to use the valence-shell...Ch. 10 - 10-22 Suppose you forget to take into account the...Ch. 10 - Suppose you forget to take into account the...Ch. 10 - 10-24 Use the VSEPR model to predict the bond...Ch. 10 - Prob. 10.25PCh. 10 - Answer true or false. A functional group is a...Ch. 10 - 10-27 What is meant by the term functional group?Ch. 10 - 10-28 List three reasons why functional groups are...Ch. 10 - Draw Lewis structures for each of the following...Ch. 10 - Complete the following structural formulas by...Ch. 10 - What is the meaning of the term tertiary (3° )...Ch. 10 - 10-32 Draw a structural formula for the one...Ch. 10 - 10-33 What is the meaning of the term tertiary (...Ch. 10 - Draw condensed structural formulas for all...Ch. 10 - Draw structural formulas for each of the...Ch. 10 - 10-36 Draw structural formulas for the six ketones...Ch. 10 - 10-37 Draw structural formulas for the eight...Ch. 10 - Draw structural formulas for each of the...Ch. 10 - 10-39 (Chemical Connections 10A) How was Taxol...Ch. 10 - (Chemical Connections 10A) In what way does Taxol...Ch. 10 - Use the VSEPR model to predict the bond angles...Ch. 10 - Silicon is immediately below carbon in Group 4A of...Ch. 10 - 10-43 Phosphorus is immediately below nitrogen in...Ch. 10 - Draw the structure for a compound with the...Ch. 10 - 10-45 Draw structural formulas for the eight...Ch. 10 - Draw structural formulas for the three tertiary...Ch. 10 - 10-47 Which of these covalent bonds are polar, and...Ch. 10 - Of the bonds in Problem 10-47, which is the most...Ch. 10 - Using the symbol 6+ to indicate a partial positive...Ch. 10 - Prob. 10.50PCh. 10 - Following is a structural formula for naphthalene....Ch. 10 - Identify the functional group(s) in each compound...Ch. 10 - Consider molecules with the molecular formula...Ch. 10 - Urea, (NH.,)2CO, is used in plastics and in fertil...Ch. 10 - The compound drawn here is lactic acid, a natural...Ch. 10 - Following is the structural formula of acetylsali-...Ch. 10 - Aspirin is prepared by the reaction of salicylic-...Ch. 10 - Following is the structural formula of acetamide....Ch. 10 - The amide group, in acetamide as well as in all...

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