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Organic substances
Is adhesive tape organic or inorganic? Also are shoes organic? I think they might, be but Im not so sure. Are paper clips organic? They are made of some type of metal, but I don't think they are organic. Is an mp3 organic?

Organic Chemistry
1. Why is diethyl ether a good choice for an organic solvent? 2. Why doesn’t the neutral organic compound dissolve in 1.5 M sodium hydroxide solution?

Organic Chemistry
Does anybody know of a website that explains organic nomenclature ? ...something along the lines "organic nomencluture for Dummies" would be great :-) I'm stuggling to underatand "Z-3-Bromo-6-methyloct-3-ene" let alone draw it ! Here is a site that might just be what you are ...

Chemistry
Why was the term "organic" originally chosen? Give an example of an original organic substance. My answer: The term organic was originally chosen because early chemists believed that certain chemicals were only found in living organisms. These chemicals were called organic ...

science, organic chemistry
Determine the amount of compound remaining in the aqueous phase and organic phase and organic phase if a 5.0g organic compound is dissolved in 100 mL of water and is extracted with three 50-mL portion of ether (kb= 10). Compare this with one 150 ml portion with ether. Which is...

organic Chemistry
In my Organic chemistry lab, the calculated enantiomeric excess was over 100% . Is this possible? and If not, what sort of error could have been made? *the observed optical rotation was read correctly

Math
If you pass general chemistry, then you can take organic chemistry. You pass general chemistry. ˆ You can take organic chemistry. Let P = you pass general chemistry Let Q = you can take organic chemistry I came up with P - >Q P therefore Q But my set up is wrong, how do ...

Organic Chemistry
2. Why doesn’t the neutral organic compound (Flourene) dissolve in 1.5 M sodium hydroxide solution?

chemistry-organic
what happens when sodium benzoate is added to dichloromethane? what is the organic and aqueous layer of this product?

organic chemistry
Write equations showing how caffeine could be extracted from an organic solvent and subsequently isolated

chemistry
You are given an organic solution which reacts with most organic solvents. how would you obtain the IR spectrum of it?

Organic Chemistry
Explain why methanol and acetone are not suitable solvents for extracting organic compounds from aqueous solutions.

organic chem
organic chemistry lab and why is water the first choice for recrystallization when all factors are equal?

chemistry
please help !!! You are given an organic solid which reacts with most organic solvents. How would you obtain the IR spectrum of it?

organic chemistry
Explain why Grignard reagent cannot be prepared from an organic halide that contains a hydroxyl (-OH), a carboxyl (-COOH), a thiol (-SH), or an amino (-NH2 or -NH) group.

organic chemistry
whats the difference between inorganic chem and organic chem? im really confuse because mrs. white told us inoraganic is about ionic bonds while organic is about covalent bond. what is the difference between the twooo? please help me

Chemistry
Name two organic compounds that cannot be extracted effectively from an aqueous solution by means of an immiscible organic solvent such as diethyl ether or cyclohexane

Soxhlet extractor
Does anyone know what kindo of chemistry lab course(Organic, Physical, etc.) might use a soxhlet extractor in the experiments? Sheryl http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soxhlet_extractor Certainly Organic It is used in organic chemistry. The URL provided by Lance will give the ...

Organic Chemistry 1
Why does iodine absorb organic molecules? This question is referring to the effect of the iodine chamber used in TLC.

Chemistry
To neutralize a 0.5192 g organic acid, 44.0 mL NaOH solution (1.00 ml ~ 1.12 mL HCl ~ 0.0100 g CaCO3) is required. What is the equivalent weight of the organic acid?

chemistry
5.6g of organic compound on burning with exess oxygen gave 17.6g of CO2 and 7.2g of H2O .the organic compound

organic chemistry
a careless organic chemistry student was performing "competing nucleophiles in nucleophilic substitution reactions" experiment , and left his container of tert-butyl chloride and tert-butyl bromide open to the air for several hours. what happened to the composition of the ...

Chemistry
1. If you became confused and did not know whether a flask contains an aqueous layer or an organic layer, how would you find out which it is? 2. Write a balanced reaction for the reaction of Aspirin is precipitated from the basic aqueous solution by the addition of HCl. 3. ...

Chemistry
Hey; I am doing a lab write up that has to do with NMR spectroscopy. Part of it asks to determine how many nonequivalent protons are in the compound 2-chloro-6-methylaniline, among other things. My problem is this is for kinetics class but this part of it has to do with ...

Organic Chemistry/Biology
My text has a review of some chemistry before getting into the biology bit. I have come to a question "what are 3 characteristics/features of an organic compound." My book seems to only have the general they all have carbon. The rest goes into depth about the different classes...

chemistry
How do you make a venn diagram of the 6 branches of chemistry? (Inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, biochemistry, nuclear chemistry, physical chemistry, and analytical chemistry) like where would they go in the 3 circles

Chemistry (URGENT)
I have a test soon. If you can help me with these questions, that would be great. 1. Define and describe the following. a)Alkaline - metal - base b)Corrosive - burn/eat away - acid c)Caustic - harsh - both? (acid + base) d)Low pH - 0-6.99 - acid Please check my answers and ...

chemistry
In the extraction of an organic compound from a dilute aqueous solution, will the organic solvent form the uppoer or lower layer when each of the following solvent is used? a. chloroform b. cyclohexane c. heptane d. dichloromethane

organic chemistry
gas chromatographic analysis of a mixture of organic compounds gave the following peak areas: 2-hexene= 2.5 2-bromogexane=4.0 2-henanol=1.8, calculate the mole percent compostion of the mixture

chemistry
Which solvent would dissolve each of the following compounds?(water, a polar organic solvent, or a nonpolar organic solvent) a) NaI b) H3CCH2CH2OH C)H3CCH2CH2CH2CH2CH2CH2CH3

chemistry
A student tipped the watch glass and spilled the solution containing organic component X. Use the data given below to estimate the percent of organic solid X in the sample. Mass of sample 0.6084g Mass of water soluble component, Y 0.1565g Mass of insoluble component, Z 0.2293g...

Chemistry
In an organic chemistry lab, why is the organic layer usually the upper layer in the separatory funnel while the aqueous layer is usually the bottom layer?

organic chemistry
Show the reaction of 1-naphthylamine hydrochloride with sodium hydroxide using structural formulas. Indicate which layer (aqueous or organic) each component in the reaction will mainly reside in (for both products and reactants). How is this done?

Organic Chemistry
The separation of a mixture of benzoic acid and benzoin in dichloromethane into its pure compounds by a combination of solvent extraction , distillation and recrystallization. Why is carbon dioxide evolved when the organic solution is shaken with sodium bicarbonate? what is ...

chemistry
1)when benzoic acid and quinine is dissolved in CH2Cl2 and added 2M NaOH, what is the organic layer and what is the aqueous layer? a)and by adding another 2M NaoH to the organic layer, what is the new aqueous layer and organic layer? b)from (1), if we add CH2Cl2 to the aqueous...

organic chemistry
Why does the alkyl halide layer switch from the top layer to the bottom layer at the point where water is used to extract the organic layer?

chemistry
A closed vessel with volume of 226.9mL initially contained air at 680.8mmHg at 16.5 degrees celcius. A sample of an organic liquid of mass 0.113g was injected into the flask which was then warmed to 124.9 degrees celcus causing all the organic liquid to vaporise. The final ...

Chemistry
A .288 g sample of an unknown monoprotic organic acid is dissolved in water and titrated with a .115 M sodium hydroxide solution. After the addition of 17.54 mL of base, a pH of 4.92 is recorded. The equivalence point is reached when a total of 33.83 mL of NaOH is added. What ...

college
Organic chemistry question. I need help with a couple of questions on organic groups. What are some products that contain: Alkynes, Aromatic (benzene), Ethers, Aldehydes, Ketones, and Acids. I also need to know some of the harmfull effects that each one of them can cause.

Chemistry
Hi, Why are ionic compounds generally insoluble in organic solvents while covalent compounds are generally soluble in organic solvents? Can you please explain in more detail? Thank you.

science(chem)
Indicate the correct waste container for the following compounds choices are halogenated organic, nonhalogenated organic, aqueous, and organic solid a)hexane b)methylene chloride (dichloromethane) c)magnesium sulfate d)10% NaOH e)sodium hypochlorite for d)10% NaOH would it be ...

Chemistry
Organic hydrogenation reactions, in which H2 and an "unsaturated" organic compound combine, are used in the food, fuel, and polymer industries. In the simplest case, ethene (C2H4) and H2 form ethane (C2H6). If 124 kJ is given off per mole of C2H4 reacting, how much heat is ...

Chemistry
Organic hydrogenation reactions, in which H2 and an "unsaturated" organic compound combine, are used in the food, fuel, and polymer industries. In the simplest case, ethene (C2H4) and H2 form ethane (C2H6). If 124 kJ is given off per mole of C2H4 reacting, how much heat is ...

chemistry
Organic hydrogenation reactions, in which H2 and an "unsaturated" organic compound combine, are used in the food, fuel, and polymer industries. In the simplest case, ethene (C2H4) and H2 form ethane (C2H6). If 132 kJ is given off per mole of C2H4 reacting, how much heat is ...

9th grade SCIENCE
I have to list 5 different organic compounds; list different types for each; name; structure; properties; and uses. I am a bit confused as to what an organic compound actually is. I know it must contain a carbon, but would vegetables or household foods be considered organic ...

Chemistry
For each definition, find a corresponding term from the following list: alkane,alkene, alkyne, alcohol, ether, aldehyde, ketone, carboxylic acid, ester, amine, fuctional group, isomers. a. Organic compounds with identical molecular formulas that differ in the order the atoms ...

Chemistry
For each definition, find a corresponding term from the following list: alkane,alkene, alkyne, alcohol, ether, aldehyde, ketone, carboxylic acid, ester, amine, fuctional group, isomers. a. Organic compounds with identical molecular formulas that differ in the order the atoms ...

extraction
How to distingush organic layer and aqueous layer? The organic layer is the one on top. Most organic solvents are less dense than water. (NOte: Non-hydrocarbons such as chloroform, methylene chloride, carbon tetrachloride etc are more dense than water.)

organic chemistry
Write a complete mechanism. Explain each step. Explain the stereo chemical changes. Compare the HNMR peaks of the substrate and the organic product Indicate missing peaks and newly formed peaks in the product. CH3CH2CH2CH3 + Cl2/light--- CH3CHCLCH2CH3 =HCL

college chemistry
a 20.3 sample of an organic compound was ground with 442 mg of camphor to form an intimate mixture melting at 170.3 degree C. What is the apparent formula weight of the organic compound ? (Kf of camphor=37.7 degree C/m M.P. of camphor= 178.4 degree C)

organic chem
Suggest a synthesis for olivetol from benzene and any necessary organic and/or inorganic reagents.

Organic Chemistry
I just finished an organic chemistry lab experiment on separating and analyzing an unknown acid/neutral compound mixture using extraction, recrystallization, TLC, melting point analysis, and IR spectrum. In the instructions, "Obtain an IR spectrum for each of your ...

chemistry
why do organic reactions occur more slowly than inorganic reactions (those that contain ionic bonds)? In inorganic reactions the ions merely need to get close enough to attract between + and - charges. Organic compounds are not ionic (some are polar); therefore, the atoms are ...

Organic Chem
Predict the water solubility of the following organic molecules: carotatoxin (neurotoxin isolated from carrots)

Science
What is the difference between organic and inorganic compounds? Carbon. Organic compounds are all carbon compounds, except CO2. http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/organic%20compounds

chemistry
what are 4 chemical properties of organic compounds?i know there non polar molecules and they tend to e soluble in non polar solvents,,but my homework says i need 2 more and i don't know what else..thanks :) Some organic compounds are non-polar and some are polar. In fact, ...

biology
Organic compounds-a)carbohydrates b)lipids c)proteins d)nucleic acid (Explain what each organic compound is and why it is important to the cell)

Chemistry
A dilute aqueous solution of an organic compound soluble in water is formed by dissolving 2.35 g of the compound in water to form 0.250 L solution. The resulting solution has an osmotic pressure of 0.605 atm at 25 Celsius. Assuming that the organic compound is a nonelectrolyte...

chemistry
what is the purpose of using an ice bath in organic chemistry when isolating the final product?

chemistry
what experimental difficulty would you encounter if you had neglected to include a drying step before evaporating the ether solution of the neutral organic compound? Water was added to the organic solvent ,but a drying agent wasn't added. So would the difficulty be a ...

Chemistry
Tell me a website from where i can get full information regarding IUPAC nomenclature of organic chemistry. It's rules, inforamtion everything.

Organic chemistry: dehydrohalogenation
Hello. I know you guys don't do organic chemistry but because I got so much help from you guys in general chemistry, I was wondering if you guys can help me out again. :P Here's my question. In dehydrohalogenation, how do you know whether a reaction is E1 or E2? My textbook ...

Chemistry
Please help-I need to give at least three examples of how heat, solutions,equillibrium, nuclear and organic chemistry are interrelated. Thank you

Chemistry
Please help-I need to give at least three examples of how heat, solutions,equillibrium, nuclear and organic chemistry are interrelated. Thank you

chemistry
The amount of organic carbon in a sample can be obtained by IR analysis of the carbon dioxide (CO2) released following complete combustion of the sample in oxygen. A reference sample of an organic compound is usually used to calibrate the instrument response. In an analysis of...

Chemistry
This is the first in a series of hw pages. If anyone would be able to help me with this one I think I would be able to complete the other 20 hw questions I have. Thanks to anyone that helps. For each definition, find a corresponding term from the following list: alkane,alkene...

Organic Chemistry
Hello, I have done an experiment in Organic Chemistry called :SN1 Reaction: Synthesis of t-amyl chloride from t-amyl alcohol, there are some questions that I am unsure about, 1) What are the 2 rules of HCl in this reaction? Can you use NaCl instead of HCl to synthesize t-amyl ...

Organic Chemistry
Hello! I was looking for some advice on my organic chemistry lab. We were supposed to separate and identify a solid mixed into a liquid. I found and have confirmed my liquid is acetone by distilling it out of the solid. The solid then turned into a whitish powder while in the ...

chemistry
discuss if and when melting points can be used to determine the purity of organic and inorganic compounds and if and when melting points can be used to identify organic and inorganic compounds.

biology
identify what all organic compounds have in common,and list the four principal classes of or organic compounds

chemistry
what is organic matare

biology
which of these would lead to an increase in carbon dioxide in the atmosphere a- decrease in animal respiration b- decrease in plant respiration c- an increase in photosynthesis d- an increase in auto and factory emissions 2. which activity occurs during the process of ...

chemistry
A 8.408 gram sample of an organic compound containing C, H and O is analyzed by combustion analysis and 12.53 grams of CO2 and 3.849 grams of H2O are produced. In a separate experiment, the molar mass is found to be 118.1 g/mol. Determine the empirical formula and the ...

chemistry
Does anybody know any websites that there are chemistry labs that could possibly be used in a CSI investigation? I can’t find anything. http://antoine.frostburg.edu/chem/senese/101/organic/faq/amino-acid-test.shtml

OChem
1. if and when boiling points can be used to determine the purity of organic compounds. 2. if and when boiling points can be used to identify organic compounds. 3. when can fractional distillation be used to separate organic compounds

Chemistry
Please help-I need to give at least three examples of how heat, solutions,equillibrium, nuclear and organic chemistry are interrelated. Any help would be greatly appreciated-I'm desperate Thank you

organic chemistry
why can't you have 2-ethylheptane?

chemistry
define organic compound?

Organic Chemistry
1-Methylcyclohexene + HCl/Ph-O-O-PH -->

Organic chemistry
Nitrobenzene + KOH >>>>> ???

algebra
by 3 pounds of oranges apples for 7.50 the graph shows the price for regular apples what is the unit rate for each type of apples? organic 2.50/pound regular 3.00/pound organic 0.40/pound :regular 0.50/pound organic 2.51/pound regular 2.00/pound none of the above

Intro to Astronomy
The half-life of carbon 14, which is commonly used to date organic materials, is 5700 years. What is the minimum age of sample in which less than 1% of the organic carbon 14 is left?

chem - pressure
A closed vessel with volume of 226.9mL initially contained air at 680.8mmHg at 16.5 degrees celcius. A sample of an organic liquid of mass 0.113g was injected into the flask which was then warmed to 124.9 degrees celcus causing all the organic liquid to vaporise. The final ...

Organic chemistry
what is the line structure for 2-butanol?

Organic Chemistry
What is the chemical name for C7H13O?

Organic Chemistry
What is the substrate of the enzyme amylase?

Organic Chemistry III
What is a Chaser Solvent?

organic chemistry
calculate the pH of a 1.25 x 10^-3 M HNO3 solution

Organic chemistry
2- butanol + 2-pentanoic acid

organic chemistry
What is the general formula of cycloalkane ?

organic chemistry
how could you obtain benzaldehyde from toluene?

Organic Chemistry
What is the Product of 1,4-Cyclohexadiene + KMnO4?

Chemistry
Why organic compound are volatile in nature

organic chem
extraction lab: suppose that aqueous and organic (diethyl ether) layers were not mixed thouroughly predict the effect that this would have on the results in your answer, consider melting point temperature of benzophenone thx

Chemistry
Hi Everyone, Please Give me two examples of organic compound that have two different functional side groups groups. Please list the functional side groups for each organic compound.

science
NaOH is treated with an organic acid. Normality=0.2N Volume= 45.7 cubic centimeter mass of organic acid= 0.22 give name and strutural formula of the acid

Chemistry Help - Check Please
1) Describe 4 processes/forces that can explain all mechanism in Organic Chemistry? My answers: a) Electron Delocalization b) Hydrogen Bonding c) Aromacity d) Nucleophilic Substitution (SN1 & SN2) Thank you!

Organic Chemistry
How does acetaldehyde impurity arise in the fermentation?

organic chemistry
What is the purpose of the outerjacket on a fractionating column?

organic chemistry
What is the newman projection of meso-2,3-dichlorobutane?

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