A compound which have the same molecular formula but a different structural formula
Hydrocarbon having the general formula CnH2n+2
Hydrocarbon that contains one or more carbon-carbon double bonds. Alkenes with only one carbon-carbon double bond have the general formula CnH2n
A substance that increases the rate of a chemical reaction without itself undergoing any permanent chemical change
Reaction of alkenes with hydrogen, water or bromine
An organic acid containing the carboxyl group, -COOH.
The chemical name for burning
The breaking down of long chain hydrocarbon molecules a catalyst to produce smaller hydrocarbon molecules and/or hydrogen.
The conversion of glucose by microorganisms such as yeast into ethanol and carbon dioxide.
A process that separates the components in a mixture on the bases of their different boiling points
Organic compounds made up from the elements hydrogen and carbon only
A very large molecule built up of a number of repeating units called monomers
A formula which shows how the atoms are arranged in a molecule
A family of organic compounds with members of the family having the same functional group and similar chemical properties
The temperature at which a substance boils and turns to vapour
A molecule that can be bonded to other identical molecules to form a polymer
A mixture of hydrocarbons present under the earth's crust as a black sticky liquid
A group of molecules attached to a backbone chain of a long molecule
Used for fractional distillation of crude oil.
a sweet smelling chemical made by reacting an alcohol with an organic acid

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