Organic Chemistry:UNIT–2: Preparation, properties and reactions of Alkenes & Alkynes
- Physical properties of alkenes and alkynes (boiling points, density and dipole moments); Acidity of alkynes.
- Acid catalyzed hydration of alkenes and alkynes (excluding the stereochemistry of addition and elimination), Reactions of alkenes with KMnO4 and ozone.
- Reduction of alkenes and alkynes; Preparation of alkenes and alkynes by elimination reactions.
- Electrophilic addition reactions of alkenes with X2, HX, HOX and H2O (X=halogen); Addition reactions of alkynes; Metal acetylides