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Organic

- Must have C-C or a C-H bond
- Millions of molecules
- Carbon can bond endlessly w/ itself
- Carbon needs 4 bonds

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CO2

Inorganic

3

CH4

Organic

4

Na2CO3

Inorganic

5

CO

Inorganic

6

C2H6

Organic

7

NaHCO3

Inorganic

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How do you know if a carbon molecule is a single bond?

If it ends in -ane

9

How do you know if a carbon molecule is a double bond?

If it ends in -ene

10

How do you know if a carbon molecule is a triple bond?

If it ends in -yne

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Prefixes

1C) Meth
2C) Eth
3C) Prop
4C) But
5C) Pent
6C) Hex
7C) Hept
8C) Oct
9C) Non
10C) Dec

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How do you find the name of the a molecule?

1) # of C
2) # of bonds