Ch. 19 - Aldehydes and Ketones: Nucleophilic AdditionSee all chapters
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Ch. 1 - A Review of General Chemistry
Ch. 2 - Molecular Representations
Ch. 3 - Acids and Bases
Ch. 4 - Alkanes and Cycloalkanes
Ch. 5 - Chirality
Ch. 6 - Thermodynamics and Kinetics
Ch. 7 - Substitution Reactions
Ch. 8 - Elimination Reactions
Ch. 9 - Alkenes and Alkynes
Ch. 10 - Addition Reactions
Ch. 11 - Radical Reactions
Ch. 12 - Alcohols, Ethers, Epoxides and Thiols
Ch. 13 - Alcohols and Carbonyl Compounds
Ch. 14 - Synthetic Techniques
Ch. 15 - Analytical Techniques: IR, NMR, Mass Spect
Ch. 16 - Conjugated Systems
Ch. 17 - Aromaticity
Ch. 18 - Reactions of Aromatics: EAS and Beyond
Ch. 19 - Aldehydes and Ketones: Nucleophilic Addition
Ch. 20 - Carboxylic Acid Derivatives: NAS
Ch. 21 - Enolate Chemistry: Reactions at the Alpha-Carbon
Ch. 22 - Condensation Chemistry
Ch. 23 - Amines
Ch. 24 - Carbohydrates
Ch. 25 - Phenols
Ch. 26 - Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins

Naming Aldehydes

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Sections
Naming Aldehydes
Naming Ketones
Oxidizing and Reducing Agents
Oxidation of Alcohols
Ozonolysis
DIBAL
Alkyne Hydration
Nucleophilic Addition
Cyanohydrin
Organometallics on Ketones
Overview of Nucleophilic Addition of Solvents
Hydrates
Hemiacetal
Acetal
Acetal Protecting Group
Thioacetal
Imine vs Enamine
Addition of Amine Derivatives
Wolff Kishner Reduction
Acid Chloride to Ketone
Nitrile to Ketone
Wittig Reaction
Ketone and Aldehyde Synthesis Reactions
Additional Practice
Physical Properties of Ketones and Aldehydes
Multi-Functionalized Carbonyl Nomenclauture
Catalytic Reduction of Carbonyls
Tollens’s Test
Fehling’s Test 
Alkyne Hydroboration to Yield Aldehydes
Nucleophilic Addition Reactivity
Strecker Synthesis
Synthesis Involving Acetals
Reduction of Carbonyls to Alkanes
Clemmensen vs Wolff-Kischner
Baeyer-Villiger Oxidation
Baeyer-Villiger Oxidation Synthesis
Weinreb Ketone Synthesis
Wittig Retrosynthesis
Horner–Wadsworth–Emmons Reaction
Carbonyl Missing Reagent
Carbonyl Hydrolysis
Carbonyl Synthesis
Carbonyl Retrosynthesis
Reactions of Ketenes
Ketene Synthesis
Additional Guides
Acetal and Hemiacetal

Concept #1: Nomenclature

Example #1: Name the aldehyde

Example #2: Name the aldehyde

Additional Problems
Draw the correct structure for the compound below. 3-bromo-4-methylcyclopentanecarbaldehyde
Draw the structure for trans-3-methyl-2-pentenal. 
Write the IUPAC name of the following line structures. Specify R , S , E , Z while naming.
Write structural formulas for each of the following: (i) Three aldehydes with the formula C5H10O.
Write the names of the following structures on the blanks provided.
Draw the line structure of the following molecules.
Name the following compounds. Do not italicize stereochemical designators like R, S, E, Z and the locants o, m & p. Do not capitalize the names.
Give the name for this molecule:
Give the IUPAC name for the following aldehyde.Tetramethylpentanal methylpentanaltetramethylpentanone methylpentanone
What is the IUPAC name of the following compound?
Give the IUPAC name for this molecule.
Draw the structure of the following compound.3-Hydroxybutanal 
Determine the IUPAC name of the following compound: a. 3-methy-1,6-hexanedione b. 4-methyl-1,6-hexanedione c. 3-methyl-1,6-hexandiol d. 3-methyl-1,6-hexanedial
What is the IUPAC name for the following aldehyde? Select one: a. 3,3-dimethyl-4-ethylheptanal b. 4-propyl-3,3-dimethylhexanal c. 4-ethyl-3,3-methylheptanal d. 4-ethyl-3,3-dimethylheptanal 
Which is the correct IUPAC name for the following compound?Select one:a. 2-isopropylethanalb. 2-methylbutanalc. 3,3-dimethylpropanald. 3-methylbutanal 
Give the IUPAC name for this molecule.  
Use the IUPAC Nomenclature System to name the following compound:  
What is the IUPAC name of the following compound? 
Which is the correct name for the following compound?Select one:a. isopropyl ketoneb. 2-methylpropanalc. 2-methylpropanoned. 1-butanonee. dimethylethanal  
What is the IUPAC name for the following molecule? (i) 4-Ethylhexanal (ii) 4-Ethylheptanal (iii) 4-Ethylhexnanone (iv) 4-Propylhexanal (v) 4-Propylpentanal