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Description
Chemistry 214
Yarmouk University
Chemistry Department
Chemistry 214
Second Semester 2012/2013
Course Instructor :Prof. Dr. Zacharia Fataftah

Prerequisite :Chem. 212 and Chem. 213
Text Book :Unitized Experiments in Organic Chemistry” By Ray O. Brewester, Calvin A. Vanderwert and William E. McEwen

Absence :
Absence for more than one experiment will give you a grade of 35.

Safety :
You should read and understand all safety regulations given at the beginning of the text book (xviii-xix).

Course Outline :                    
           Exp. Title( No.)                  Exp. page No.     Questions
                                       

1  Preparation of triphenylcarbinol  66 420   1, 2, 3, 6
2  Preparation of pinacol hydrate    28a 202   2, 4, 6
3  Rearrangement of pinacol to pinacolone and preparation of trimethylacetic acid (Pivalic acid) 28b 209   1, 2, 9
4 Cannizaro Photochemistry  Hand out 64 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
5 Esterification I, II B 31 227 1, 6, 7
6 Oxidation of p-nitrotoluene to p-nitrobenzoic acid 57 378 
1, 2, 4
7 Reduction of nitrobenzene 47 331 1, 3, 4
8 Preparation of chlorobenzene by Sandmeyer rxn 55 367 
1, 3
9 Benzoin, benzil and benzilic acid 67 425
1(a, c, d, f, e)
10 Cyclohexnone oxime and its rearrangement 40  290   2, 3, 4
11 Reactions of ethylacetoacetate 37 272 1, 2, 4
12 Anthraquinone from phthalic anhydride 71 449 1, 3

Grading  :
Reports   30 % Quizzes   30 %      Final Exam 40 %
Chem.311
Yarmouk University
Department of Chemistry
Organic Chemistry Chem. 311
Second Semester 2012
Tentative Outline

Instructor :

Prof. Dr. Zacharia Fataftah, Office, Chemistry Building 302

Office Hours :
No. Hours Days
1. 11:00 – 12:00 Tues.
2. 10:00 – 11:00 Mon.
3. 10:00 – 11:00 Wed.

Text Books :
1. J. McMurry “Organic Chemistry”, 7th  , Ed.
2. R. T. Morrison and R.N. Boyd, “Organic Chemistry”, 4th or 5th Ed.
3. J. B. Hendrickson D. J. Cram and G. S. Hammond, “Organic
Chemistry”, 3rd, Ed.

No. Subject                                               McMurry
1. Carbanions of carbonyl compounds 22, 23
2. Orbital Symmetry and pericylic reactions 30
First Exam.
3. Carbohydrates 25
4. Proteins 26
5. Lipids 27
Second Exam.
6. Heterocyclic Compounds
7. Polynuclear Aromatic Compounds
8. Rearrangements

Grading :
First Exam 25 %
Second Exam 25 %
Final Exam 50 %