ISBN 9788188222087,A Textbook Of Organic Chemistry For All Engineering Entrance Examinations

A Textbook Of Organic Chemistry For All Engineering Entrance Examinations


R K Gupta



Arihant Publication

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9788188222087

ISBN-10 8188222089


Number of Pages 1184 Pages
Language (English)


Objective Type Questions have been given more importance in the book. For testing a student's knowledge about the chapter, a Chapter Proficiency Test is provided. Illustrative Solved Examples are included in all chapters. The book has an introduction to Organic Chemistry. It contains 20 chapters. Some of the topics from all the chapters are given below. Bonding in Organic Compounds - A Basic Concept covers the topics Valence Bond Theory, Hydrogen Bonding, Hybridisation, and Resonance. Purification and Elemental Analysis covers the topics Filtration, Molecular Formula Determination, Distillation, and Molecular Weight Determination. Nomenclature of Organic Compounds includes the topics Nomenclature of Organic Compounds, IUPAC Names, and Rules of Writing IUPAC Names. The topics covered in the chapter, Isomerism, are Structural Isomerism, R and S Configurations, and E and Z Configurations. Mechanism of Organic Reactions includes the topics Bond Cleavage, Anti-Markownikoff's Rule (Kharash Peroxide Effect), Hyperconjugation, and Elimination Reactions. The topics covered in the chapter Alkanes are, Isomerism in Alkanes, General Properties, and Methods of Preparation of Alkanes. The chapters Alkenes, Alkynes, Alkyl Halides, and Monohydric Alcohols cover the topics Preparation and Properties and Reactions. Ethers, Oxiranes and Polyhydric Alcohols covers the topics Methods of Preparation, Trihydric Alcohols or Triols, Cleavage of Epoxides, Glycols, and Properties. Aldehydes and Ketones covers the topics Chemical Reactions, Polymers of Carbonyl Compounds, and Claisen Schmidt Condensation. The topics covered in the chapter, Carboxylic Acids, are Acidity of Carboxylic Acids and Properties. The chapter Functional Derivatives of Carboxylic Acids includes the topics Claisen Condensation and Urea. The topics under the chapter, Amines, are Distinction among 1?, 2? and 3? Amines and Separation of 1?, 2? and 3? Amines. The chapter, Amino Acids, covers the topics Classification, Isoelectric Point, and Acid-Base Properties of Amino acids. The topics covered under the chapter, Carbohydrates, are Classification and Preparation of Glucose and Fructose. The chapter, Aromatic Compounds, covers the topics Hydrocarbons, Sulphonic Acids and its Derivatives, and Carboxylic Acid and Derivatives. The chapter, Cycloalkanes, includes the topics General and Nomenclature and Stability of Cycloalkanes (Baeyer Strain Theory). The chapter, Functional Group Analysis, covers the topics Study of Physical Properties and Identification of the Compound