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E2 reaction example

E2 Reactions

Core Concepts In this tutorial, you will be introduced to another type of elimination reaction found in organic chemistry, E2. To further understand this reaction,

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diagram illustrating sn2 reactivity

SN1 vs. SN2 Reactions

Core Concepts In this tutorial, you will learn how to explicitly distinguish between the different aspects of SN1 vs. SN2 reactions, and to identify the

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E1 mechanism example

E1 Elimination Reaction

Elimination Reaction – Core Concepts In this tutorial, you will be introduced to a type of reaction in organic chemistry, the elimination reaction. More specifically,

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sn2 reaction between bromoethane and hydroxide

Sn2 Reaction

Core Concepts: In this tutorial, you will learn about the second type of nucleophilic substitution reaction – sn2 – and its mechanism.Be sure to check

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sn1 reaction between methyl tert-butyl ether and hydrogen bromide

Sn1 Reaction

Core Concepts In this tutorial, you will learn about the first type of nucleophilic substitution reaction – sn1 – by looking at its mechanism and

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chemical reactions infographic

Chemical Reactions Infographic

One of the most exciting areas of chemistry for students is chemical reactions. This infographic on chemical reactions could inspire a lifetime of passion and

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Types of Chemical Reactions

Types of Chemical Reactions : Core Concepts This article will cover the main classifications of chemical reactions: synthesis reaction, decomposition reaction, single replacement reaction (single

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Directing Effects

Core Concepts Electrophilic aromatic substitution adds substituents to aromatic molecules. When a monosubstituted aromatic ring gets another substituent, the new substituent bonds to a specific

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Smog and Acid Rain

Core Concepts In this article, you will learn the basic introductory concepts necessary to understand smog and acid rain. You will learn the necessary conditions

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Ozone

Core Concepts In this article, you will learn the basic introductory concepts necessary to understand the role of ozone in atmospheric systems. You will learn

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tRNA Activation

Core Concepts In this article, you will learn about tRNA activation, the enzymes that facilitate it, and the steps in the tRNA activation reaction. Concepts

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Line Structures

Core Concepts In this article, we will discuss line structures and their applications in organic chemistry. Topics Covered in Other Articles Introduction to Line Structures

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Graphic showing allosteric inhibition of an enzyme

Allosteric Regulation

Core Concepts In this article, we will learn about allosteric regulation, including allosteric inhibition and allosteric activation. We will look at examples of allosteric regulation

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The Notable Element Niobium

Introduction to Niobium The element niobium is a lustrous, crystalline, and ductile transition metal. Jet engines and both oil and gas pipelines contain niobium.  10

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Lineweaver-Burk Plot

Core Concepts In this article, you will learn about the Lineweaver-Burk plot and its applications to biochemistry topics, specifically that of enzyme kinetics. Topics Covered

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Nucleophilic Acyl Substitution

Core Concepts In this article, we will explore the reaction mechanism of nucleophilic acyl substitutions. Related Articles What is Nucleophilic Acyl Substitution? Nucleophilic acyl substitution

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