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    Chemistry Learning Center Staff Info & Handouts

    Jose's Chemistry 343 Handouts

    DISCLAIMER: These handouts provide an outline of some organic material. Each Instructor presents the material differently, so not all of the material in the handouts may apply to all Instructors. Please review your lecture notes to determine the appropriate topics.

    Sheet #1: Lewis Structures (answers)
    Sheet #2: Resonance Structures (answers)
    Sheet #3: Electron Pushing Arrows in O-Chem


    Sheet #4: Alkane Nomenclature (answers)
    Sheet #5: Lewis Acids and Bases (answers)
    Sheet #6: Acid Base Practice Problems (answers)


    Sheet #7: Alkene Addition Reactions I (answers)

    Sheet #8: Stereoisomer Practice Problems (answers)
    Sheet #9: Trends in Alkyl Substitution & Elimination Rxns


    Sheet #10: Pract Prob: SN1, SN2 (answers)
    Sheet #11: Pract Prob: SN1, SN2, E1, E2 (answers)
    Sheet #12: Alkene Rxns (answers)


    Sheet #13: Alkyne Rxns (answers)
    Sheet #14: Synthesis Practice (answers)


    Jose's Chemistry 345 Handouts

    DISCLAIMER: These handouts provide an outline of some organic material. Each Instructor presents the material differently, so not all of the material in the handouts may apply to all Instructors. Please review your lecture notes to determine the appropriate topics.

    #1: 1H NMR Spectroscopy Worksheet   (answers)
    #2: Strategies for Solving Problems using NMR, IR
    #3: Practice Problems on IR Spectroscopy   (answers)


    #4: Electron Pushing Arrows in O-Chem
    #5: Practice Problems on EAS   (answers)
    #6: More Practice Problems on IR Spectroscopy   (answers)


    #7: Carbonyl Chemistry   (answers)




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  • GUTS (Greater University Tutorial Service)
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    Chemistry

  • Alpha Chi Sigma - chemistry fraternity
  • Undergraduate Learning Center (College of Engineering) - chem, math, physics, comp sci and engineering (Wendt Library)
  • University Housing Academic Tutoring - no specific courses listed; drop-in help

  • Private chemistry tutors (fee) - pdf file (available 2nd week of classes)

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