Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Organic Chemistry

Organic Definitions and Terms

What does IUPAC stand for? International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
What are the 2 parts of an Organic compounds name called? Prefix and Suffix
Homologous Series An homologous series is a family of compounds that share a general formula, graduated properties and differ by a CH2 group
Isomer An isomer is a compound with the same chemical formula but a different structural one
What is the third member of the alkene family? Butene
Aliphatic Compound An aliphatic compound is a straight chain or ring compound that does not contain benzene
Aromatic An aromatic compound is a compound that contains benzene
Who discovered Benzene? Michael Faraday
What does TNT stand for? Tri-Nitro-Toluene
Saturated A saturated molecule has no available bonds left
Unsaturated An unsaturated molecule has at least one double or triple bond present
One physical property of Ethene Sweet smell, insoluble in water, soluble in organic solvents, burns with a luminous flame to produce CO2
Colour change for Ethene and Acidified Potassium Permanganate? Purple to colourless
Colour change for Ethene and Bromine? Brown to colourless
White powder used to make Ethene? Alluminium Oxide
The manufacture of Ethene is what type of chemical reaction? Elimination (dehydration)
Uses for Ethene MANUFACTURE OF PLASTICS AND POLYMERS. Also used to ripen fruit
One physical property of Ethyne Pungent smell, insoluble in water, soluble in organic solvents, burns with a smoky flame to produce CO2
Grey gravel like solid used to make Ethyne Calcium Carbide
3 impurities in Calcium Carbide and the gases they produce Calcium Suphate - Hydrogen Suphide. Calcium Phosphate - Phosphine. Calcium Nitrate - Ammonia.
1 use for Ethyne, name of gas created Cutting and welding steel, oxy-acetylene
Created by: cbschemistry