CHEM 30B  Dr. R. Rinehart            Carboxylic Acids & Esters Workshop

 

1)  Using Netscape*, go to http://c4.cabrillo.edu/chem30b/exercises/Chpt_15_061400/index.html
[or go to http://c4.cabrillo.edu/chem30b/exercises/exerhome.html  and  select  Chapter 15].
There are eleven exercises listed.
Do Exercises 1, 2, 3, 4, 7,  and 10 and answer the questions asked on the worksheet provided
[or if you’re doing this outside class, use the link to print your own worksheet].
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I also was able to get this to work with the MS IE version of Chime, but it is not on the computers in PS-205..

HINT: Use the right-click pop-up menu to change the display as needed.

 

2)  Visit Dave Woodcock’s sites  http://www.molecularmodels.ca/molecule/Acids_(organic).htm  and  http://www.molecularmodels.ca/molecule/Esters.htm   [use Netscape].

Scroll down the lists of compounds, pick a few from each class for viewing, and record your observations below:

 

Carboxylic Acids

Line Structure

Dave’s comments in brief [and/or what caught your interest about this particular compound]

Compound Name

Line Structure

Comments

   

 

 

  

 

 

  

 

 

  

 

 

  

Esters

Line Structure

Dave’s comments in brief [and/or what caught your interest about this particular compound]

Compound Name

Line Structure

Comments

  

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

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