Wednesday
August 27, 2014

Homework Help: chemistry

Posted by bex on Monday, February 19, 2007 at 2:56pm.

the diagram below shows a structural formulae of 3 cabon compounds labelled 1 2 and 3 and the eaction between compounds 1 and 2. The equation for this reaction is incomplete only the reactants are shown, the missing products being indicatedby a?

:o
ch2 =ch-ch -oh + ch3 - ch - ch2 -c
:oh
ch3 ? ch3


i dont know what they are expecting, also is OH a functional group compound


please can you advise


Yes, OH on an alkene is an alcohol and it is a functional group. But I can't tell what you have drawn. I suspect the three compounds form a polymer but I'm just guessing.

yes i do think so and i have to show the products the how do i work it ot the CH3 is stemed from the CH and the CH3 from the second group CH

if that helps its a bit hard to explain im afraid

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

chemistry - Which of the following statements concerning differences between ...
chemistry - What is a special group of compounds that produce H+ ions when ...
Chemistry - Can anyone help I have to write an equation a structural formula for...
Chemistry - Compound 1 / Compound 2 / O " CH2 = CH - CH - OH + CH3 - CH - CH2 - ...
Chemistry - Draw a bohr diagram of the protons and electrons in each of the ...
Chemistry - Explain why the melting points of ionic compounds and molecular ...
chemistry - three compounds A,B and C all have the formula C5H8. All three ...
chemistry - the following reaction may be used to remove sulfur compounds from ...
Chemistry - Why use Methyl tert-butyl ether in the organic chemistry lab when ...
chemistry - Can some nice chemist explain to me the system of naming compounds ...

Search
Members