Alcohol Reactions are crucial to have in your Organic Chemistry synthesis & reactions arsenal.
This series will take you through everything you need to know, starting with the basics of structure and naming, a review of physics properties, and of course lots and lots of alcohol reactions.
Need help as you progress? Follow along with the Alcohol Reactions Cheat Sheet (coming early February).
When you feel you have it all down test your knowledge with the Alcohol Properties & Reactions Practice Quiz (coming early February)
Need review on Alcohol nomenclature? see the detailed naming Alcohol video here
This video reveals WHY behind physical property trends of alcohol such as solubility, boiling point, polarity, and more.
Alcohols are amphiprotic making them both acids and bases. See how to rank them using the CARIO method and practice examples every step of the way!
Phenol is a unique alcohol due to the benzene ring and associated resonance. See how this impacts the acidity of phenol compared to other alcohols.
- Alcohol Properties and Reactions Practice Quiz
- Alcohol Reactions Cheat sheet
For more on Ranking Alcohols, see The Pencil Trick Tutorial + Video!