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Organic Chemistry

TermDefinition
shorthand for Carboxylic acid -COOH
shorthand for Alcohol -OH
shorthand for Aldehyde -CHO
shorthand for Amine -NH2
shorthand for Ether -OR
1 carbon prefix meth-
2 carbon prefix eth-
3 carbon prefix prop-
4 carbon prefix but-
5 carbon prefix pent-
6 carbon prefix hex-
7 carbon prefix hept-
8 carbon prefix oct-
9 carbon prefix non-
10 carbon prefix dec-
aldehyde carbon double bonded to an oxygen and single bonded to a hydrogen at the end of a chain
ketone carbon double bonded to an oxygen in the middle of a chain
carboxylic acid carbon double bonded to an oxygen and single bonded to a hydroxyl (-OH) at the end of a chain
ester carbon double bonded to an oxygen and single bonded to an oxygen attached to more carbons (-OR)
ether oxygen single bonded to two carbons in the middle of a carbon chain
haloalkane halogen attached to an alkane
alkane hydrocarbon (all carbons and hydrogens with only single bonds)
alkene hydrocarbon with at least one double bonded carbon
alkyne hydrocarbon with at least one triple bonded carbon
amino acid monomer of proteins
nucleotide monomer of nucleic acids (DNA or RNA)
components of a nucleotide sugar, nitrogenous base, phosphate group
emperical formula of a monosaccharide CnH2nOn
components of a fatty acid carboxylic acid and hydrocarbon
components of a phospholipid two fatty acids, polar head group, and glycerol
components of a triglyceride three fatty acids and a glycerol
protein functions catalysis, structural, oxygen transport, energy transformation, cellular pump
Created by: shudonmiller