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Robinson Annulation

Core Concepts The Robinson Annulation is a reaction that combines two other mechanisms in organic chemistry, the Michael Addition and an intramolecular aldol condensation, to

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Saponification

Core Concepts Saponification is the reaction where an ester is hydrolyzed into an alcohol and a carboxylic acid salt upon the addition of an aqueous

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Lindlar’s Catalyst

Core Concepts In this tutorial you will learn about the purpose, mechanism, and utility of Lindlar’s catalyst in organic chemistry. Related Articles What is Lindlar’s

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How to Separate Enantiomers

Core Concepts This article will cover the different techniques that could be used to separate enantiomers. After understanding the different resolution techniques, you will be

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atomic mass

Amphoteric Oxides

Core concepts In this article, we will explore what amphoteric oxides are, how they form, and some example reactions between amphoteric oxides and other reactants.

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Decarboxylation

Core Concepts This article serves as a guide to basic decarboxylation reactions. After reading this article, you will be able to understand and describe the

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tellurium

The Thrifty Element Tellurium

Introduction to Tellurium The element tellurium is a brittle, lustrous metalloid. Solar panels and both CDs and DVDs contain tellurium element.  10 Fun Facts About

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Michaelis-Menten Equation

Core Concepts This article will explain how the Michaelis-Menten equation is used to understand enzyme kinetics. We’ll learn about the equation, how it can be

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ozonolysis

Ozonolysis

Core Concepts This article serves as an in-depth guide to what the ozonolysis reaction is in organic chemistry. After reading this article, you will be

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hammond postulate

Hammond Postulate

Core Concepts In this article you will be able to understand the Hammond Postulate, after reading this, you will understand its importance in organic chemistry!

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Cyclohexane ring conformation

Ring Conformation

Core Concepts This article revolves around understanding the dynamic spatial arrangements of cyclic structures. Explaining the fundamentals of a ring conformation. Specifically, the characteristics of

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Conformational isomers of butane

Conformational Isomers

Core Concepts In this article, we’ll talk about conformational isomers, show how they can change into each other, and explain why it happens easily. Topics

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phosphorus standard state

Standard State

Core Concepts In this article you will be able to understand the standard state of every element. After reading this article you’ll know the exact

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conditions for equilibrium thione to thiol

Equilibrium Conditions

Core Concepts In this article, you’ll learn the conditions for a chemical system at equilibrium, equilibrium constant concentrations, and their applications in kinetics. Topics Covered

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water droplet

What is Kw in Chemistry?

Core Concepts – Kw Equilibrium In this article, you will learn about the concept of Kw in chemistry. Kw combines conceptual knowledge from branches like

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Intro to Energy

Core Concepts In this article, you will learn about what energy is. You will also learn about work, heat transfer, and endothermic + exothermic reactions.

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