AS and A2 Chemistry notes and resources (WJEC specification) - UNIT CH4 Spectroscopy and Organic Chemistry (Analysing and building molecules)

This unit builds on the foundation ideas of spectroscopy and basic organic chemistry introduced at AS level and goes on to explore these concepts in more detail. It also explores the use of these topics in structure elucidation, in synthesis and in industrial and environmental applications.

11.3 - Carboxylic acid and derivatives

Candidates should be able to:

(a)

(b) recall the following listed processes and apply knowledge of them to the elucidation of organic problems:

(c) recall the following listed processes and apply knowledge of them to the elucidation of organic problems:

(d) recall the industrial importance of ethanoic anhydride and polyesters.