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  • UC Davis CHE 8A: Organic Chemistry 
    Fall 2014: Franz

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    Day

    Date

    Lecture Topics and Quizzes

    Bruice Sections*

    Bruice Practice Problems

    (Essentials of Organic Chem)

    Klein Sections

    M

    Oct 6

    Introduction to Organic Chemistry, Octet rule

    1.0-1.7

    Chap 1: 2, 5-19

    W

    Oct 8

    Covalent Bonding, Lewis Dot Structures, Formal Charge

    1.3-1.9

    Chap 1: 31-32, 34, 39-43, 47, 50

    1.1-1.4

    M

    Oct 13

    Orbital hybridization, Bond-line drawings

    1.9-1.14

    Chap 1: 20-24, 26-30, 33, 36-37, 45-49, 52

    1.5-1.6,

    4.1-4.2

    W

    Oct 15

    Quiz 1, Properties of Organic Molecules, functional groups, simple nomenclature

    3.0-3.7

    Chap 3: 1-5, 7acde, 9-11, 13-16, 18-27, 36, 37, 40, 42, 44, 49, 50, 56, 60

    5.1, 5.4, 5.7

    M

    Oct 20

    Alkane Properties, Chair Conformations

    3.8-3.12

    Chap 3: 28, 32, 33, 46, 52, 58, 61

    6.3-6.7

    W

    Oct 22

    Alkene structures, cis-trans isomers, Intro to benzene and delocalized electrons

    1.8, 4.0-4.6, 7.2

    Chap 4: 1-2, 5-9, 29, 32, 39, 41

    5.5

    M

    Oct 27

    Quiz 2, Delocalization, Intro to curved arrows, Resonance

    7.1-7.6, 7.10-7.12

    Chap 7: 1, 3, 5-7, 17, 19, 20, 22, 24-26, 27, 29, 31, 42

    2.0-2.8

    W

    Oct 29

    More Delocalized Electrons, Intro to Acids and Bases

    2.0-2.7

    Chap 2: 1-15, 17, 21-26, 28-29, 31, 33-34

    3.0

    M

    Nov 3

    Acids and Bases, Intro to reactions

    2.3-2.9, 7.9

    Chap 2: 19-20

    Chap 7: 17, 31, 21,47

    3.1-3.8

    W

    Nov 5

    Quiz 3, Reactions Types

    handout

    M

    Nov 10

    Nucleophiles, Electrophiles, and Reaction Diagrams

    4.7-4.8, 5.0

    Chap 4: 13-18, 27, 34, 37, 38

    8.0-8.4

    W

    Nov 12

    Intro to Carbocations and Reactions of Alkenes

    5.0-5.2

    (1.8, 1.10)

    Chap 5: 1-3, 33, 35, 36, 41, 52

    8.0-8.4

    M

    Nov 17

    Quiz 4, More Reactions of Alkenes, Carbocation Stability

    5.3-5.5, 5.12, 7.7-7.8

    Chap 5: 4-10, 37, 40, 45

    Chap 7: 10-12, 23, 38

    8.5-8.6

    W

    Nov 19

    Reactions of Alkynes, Concept of Synthesis

    5.6-5.13

    (1.9)

    Chap 5: 17, 18, 20, 25-27, 50, 52, 59, 62, 66

    M

    Nov 24

    Introduction to Stereochemistry, Enantiomers

    6.0-6.5, 6.9

    Chap 6: 1-8, 13, 21-23, 30, 34-36, 39, 42-43, 51a

    7.1,

    7.4-7.5

    W

    Nov 26

    Quiz 5, Stereochemistry, Enantiomers, Enzymes and Catalysts

    6.9-6.13, 5.4, 17.1

    Chap 6: 26-27, 29, 49

    M

    Dec 1

    Introduction to Substitution & Elimination Reactions

    9.0-9.9

    Chap 9: 1-11, 13, 18, 19, 29-35

    9.1-9.4, 10.0-10.2

    W

    Dec 3

    More Substitution and Elimination Reactions

    9.11-9.14, 5.14

    Chap 9: 28, 49, 50, 52, 55

    9.1-9.4, 10.0-10.4

    M

    Dec 8

    Quiz 6, Stereochemistry of Substitution and Elimination

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