This is the second course in the four semester introductory chemistry sequence for majors, minors and pre health students. A systematic survey of alkanes, alkenes, alkynes, and alkyl halides. Study includes structure, functional groups, nomenclature, stereochemistry, reactions, reaction mechanisms, and spectroscopy (IR and NMR), with an emphasis on the connection between structure and reactivity. Lecture and laboratory format. Lab fee. Offered every Spring Term
CHM 190 with a grade of C- or higher.
Required for major and minor.