CHEM 10052 - Introduction to Organic Chemistry
Fall 2008

  1. Course Syllabus
  2. Answers to Even-Numbered Homeword Problems
  3. Old Exams - In Adobe PDF format
  4. Review Sheets
  5. Drawing Lewis Structures
  6. Resonance Structures
  7. Stereochemistry
  8. Aldol Reaction
  9. Nucleophilic Substitution Reactions - SN2 and SN1
  10. Conformations of cyclohexane
  11. Curved Arrow Formalism
    The following links give information and practice on drawing and understanding reaction mechanisms using the curved arrow formalism.
    • UCLA site - Tutorial with practice problems
    • Sussex (U.K.) - A printable (PDF) page with practice questions and answers.
    • Towson Univ. site - Curved arrows used to show resonance
    • U.K. site - Practice at identifying whether curved arrows drawn correctly.
  12. Reaction Mechanisms
  13. Carbonyl Compounds
  14. Summary of Chemical Reactions
exam1AKey.pdf exam1BKey.pdf