How to Prepare for Your Upcoming Organic Chemistry Semester

How to Prepare for Your Upcoming Organic Chemistry Semester by leah4sci

Are you worried about your upcoming Orgo Semester? Why not avoid the roadblocks and prepare in advance to ensure you’re ready on day one? Organic chemistry is different than the other difficult science courses. This video gives insightful approaches on how to prepare and ace Orgo 1, Orgo 2, or if you’re retaking! (Watch on […]

Gen Chem Review for Orgo Practice Quiz

Fill in chart for practicing neutral element Orgo info

How well do you know your Organic Chemistry Basics? Start with the Intro to Orgo Video Series.  Reviewing these Gen-Chem topics is foundational to Orgo. Your professor will assume you remember all of these concepts and will plow right on through to the next Orgo topic. Even though most students forget over Break and fall behind…YOU WON’T! […]

How to Draw Skeletal Structures of Organic Compounds

Drawing Skeletal Structures for Organic Compounds Video

Organic molecules can become complicated very quickly. Skeletal structures give you a simple way to quickly represent these organic structures. The video below will teach you how to quickly, and easily draw skeletal structures. You’ll learn how to identify molecules when written in lines. including molecules containing oxygen bonds, nitrogen, and more. (Watch on YouTube: Skeletal Structures. Click […]

Lewis Dot Diagram and Octet Rule Video

Intro to Orgo Lewis Dot Diagram and Octet Rule

Intro to Orgo Series: Video 6 This tutorial video is designed to help new and incoming organic chemistry students build a solid foundation for organic chemistry. Topics discussed include drawing a Lewis Dot Diagram for Atoms, and the Octet Rule.

Electron Configuration Quiz

This quiz is designed to test the material you have learned in the Electron Configuration Tutorial. If you haven’t seen the tutorial yet you can view them here: Electron Configuration Part 1 Electron Configuration Part 2

Electron Configuration Tutorial Part 2

Intro to Orgo Electron Configuration part 2

Intro to Orgo Series: Video 5 This tutorial video is designed to help new and incoming organic chemistry students build a solid foundation for organic chemistry. This video has additional examples of finding the electron configuration of larger atoms and the shortcut version using the noble gas kernel. Video 4 (Electron Configuration Part 1) showed […]

Electron Configuration Tutorial Part 1

Intro to Orgo Electron Configuration

Intro to Orgo Series: Video 4 This tutorial video is designed to help new and incoming organic chemistry students build a solid foundation for organic chemistry Topics discussed in this video include an explanation of electron configuration, how to find the configuration by looking at the table, and a quick example. Video 5 (Electron Configuration […]

Atomic Orbitals and Orbital Shapes Quiz

This quiz is designed to test the material you have learned in the Atomic Orbitals and Orbital Shapes Tutorial If you haven’t seen the tutorial video watch it HERE and then return to this quiz [mtouchquiz 4]

Atomic Orbitals and Orbital Shapes Video

Intro to Orgo Atomic Orbitals and Shapes

Intro to Orgo Series: Video 3 This tutorial video is designed to help new and incoming organic chemistry students build a solid foundation for organic chemistry Topics discussed include an overview of the atomic orbitals including their shapes, sub-orbitals, and the number of electrons found in each. The orbitals are also related to their placement […]

Periodic Table and Atomic Trends Video

Intro to Organic Periodic Table and Atomic Trends

Intro to Orgo Series: Video 2 The reactivity of different atoms in organic chemistry reactions can be compared and derived by understanding the periodic table and being familiar with its trends. This video gives you a brief overview of the table with a heavy focus on trends required in organic chemistry including size and electronegativity. […]