This page lists the learning units from the topic "Alkynes" in a reasonable order with regard to contents.
Alkynes: Introduction 20 min.
This learning unit gives a short introduction into alkynes and cycloalkynes including nomenclature and applications.
Alkynes: Properties 20 min.
This learning unit explains physical properties, electronic structure and molecular orbital model of alkynes.
Alkynes: Reactions and Synthesis 20 min.
This learning unit presents an overview over syntheses for and reactions of alkynes including isomerization reactions.
Acetylene: Production and Use 30 min.
Several methods of acetylene production as well as applications of acetylene as important raw material are described.
HX Addition to Alkynes 10 min.
This learning unit starts with a short introduction to the family of alkynes. Then the addition of HX to alkynes in comparison with the HX addition to alkenes and the halogenation of alkynes are described.
Hydration of Alkynes 20 min.
The learning unit describes different methods of hydration of alkynes.
The learning unit describes different methods of synthesis of cis and trans alkenes by hydrogenation of alkynes.
Halogen Addition to Alkynes 10 min.
The halogenation of alkynes is described.