Textbook: Organic Chemistry, T.W. Graham Solomons, John Wiley and Sons, Inc.

Topics to be covered:

1. Carbon Compounds and Chemical Bond

  • Writing Lewis Structures
  • Exceptions to the Octet Rule
  • Formal Charge
  • Resonance

2. Functional Groups

3. Acids and Bases

4. Alkanes

5. Stereochemistry

6. Radical Reactions

7. Nucleophilic Substitution and Elimination Reactions of Alkyl Hallides

8. Alkenes and Alkynes I

9. Alkenes and Alkynes II