- Alcohols contain the functional group -OH, the hydroxyl group
- Alcohols are names after the number of carbons they contain and thier names end in -ol
- Alcohols with more than two carbon atoms can have positional isomers
- Alcohols are classified into primary, secondary and tertiary
- These are classified by looking at the carbon atom the hydroxyl group is bonded with, and seeing how many carbons it's directly attached to.
- A primary alchohol will have the the carbon atom with the hydroxyl…