Reactivity in Chemistry
Substitution at Carboxyloids
with problems contributed by Kate Graham
CX1. Introduction to Carboxyloids (Carboxylic Acid Derivatives)
CX2. General Reactivity Patterns
CX3. Comparative Energies: The Ski Hill
CX4. Interconversion: Going Downhill
CX5. Getting Towed Uphill
CX6. Semi-Anionic Nucleophiles
CX7. Enolates: Claisen Condensation
CX7b. Enolates: Decarboxylation
CX8. Condensation Polymers
CX8b. Ring-Opening Trans-Esterification Polymerisation
CX9. Peptides and Proteins: Laboratory Synthesis
CX10. Biosynthesis of Proteins and Peptides
CX11. Protein Modifications
CX12. Additional Problems
CX13. Solutions For Selected Problems
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