Organic Chemistry

Chemistry 247A Fall 2018 -- Bob Hanson

hansonr@stolaf.edu    

NOTE: This page is still under construction. 8/28/2018

On-Campus Resources Course Information Contacting Me

Course Toolkit for Organic Chemistry

Acid/Base Practice Quiz

JavaScript Toolkit

Visual Basic Toolkit

A first online quiz

Grading, Expectations, and ALL THAT

Schedule of Topics, Readings, Assignments, and Examinations

Suggestions from Former Students

Office: Regents Hall 318, x3107

My Weekly Schedule

Study Resources Other Resources Special Topics

Delocalization Practice

SAMPLE EXAM 1

SAMPLE EXAM 2

SAMPLE EXAM 3

SAMPLE EXAM 4 4B

SAMPLE EXAM 5

RECOMMENDED TEXTBOOK:

Textbook: Organic Chemistry, 5th Ed., by Janice Gorzynski Smith
(3rd or 4th edition is fine as well, but the 5th edition works
particularly well with the Connect online homework system.)

REQUIRED:

McGraw Hill Connect Online Homework System and Adaptive Learning

CONSIDER:

online chapter quizzes

errata and personal commentary

CheMagic Virtual Model Kit
(just click on Molecular Editor, then NIH and give a name;
drag to drag atoms to get new conformations)

KIT#3 MOLECULAR VISIONS Organic Kit

Basic Organic Chemistry Molecular Model Kit

IUPAC Nomenclature

Organic Unknowns Workbook

Centre College Spectroscopy Problem Site

New! 1H NMR Predictor (St. Olaf)

SDBS Database of NMR Spectra

Energy and Conformations

Cyclohexane: Drawing Equatorial vs. axial Seeing cis/trans
ring flip home movie Jmol version

NIST Chemistry Webbook Data Mining Program (Windows only)

Stereochemistry Practice by Phil Bays (St. Mary's)

Optical Rotation Demonstration Handout

Optical Rotation Simulation Program (Windows only)

The Stereochemistry of Electrophilic Addition Reactions--Examples (Handout)

Synthesis Ideas (an online student journal from Fall, 2000)

Examples of Substitution and Elimination Reactions

Examples of Substitution/Elimination Competition

Examples of Activation of Alcohols

Two-Page Summary of Substitution/Elimination Data

Explaining and Predicting Reactions Handout