This page lists the learning units from the topic "Alkanes" in a reasonable order with regard to contents.
Alkanes and Cycloalkanes
This learning unit introduces alkanes and gives an insight into their molecular structure and conformation using various examples.
Alkanes: Properties 20 min.
This learning unit describes the physical properties of alkanes as well as their synthesis and reactions.
Alkanes: Sources and Relevance 20 min.
This learning unit describes the sources of alkanes with regard to crude oil, polymers and natural products.
Alkanes: Cracking 18 min.
This learning unit describes the cracking of alkanes. The industrial relevance of this process is explained using various examples.
This learning unit describes the structural variety of alkanes.
This learning unit gives an insight into cycloalkanes and polycyclic alkanes and their respective physical properties.
Cycloalkanes: Structural Variety 15 min.
This learning unit describes the ring strain of cycloalkanes using cyclopropane, cyclobutane and cyclohexane as examples.