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Alkane
It is a saturated hydrocarbon with the formula CnH2n+2
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Alkene
It is an unsaturated hydrocarbon with the formula CnH2n
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Cycloalkane
It is a cyclic alkane with the formula CnH2n
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Arene
It has a benzene ring in it. It is aromatic and the formula for benzene is C6H6
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Alcohols
It has the formula CnH2n+1OH
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Ether
It is when the oxygen atom is bonded between to carbons. R-O-R
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Ethane combusts
C2H6+3.5O2 => 2CO2+3H2O
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Propan-1-ol combusts
C3H7OH+4.5O2 => 3CO2+4H2O
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Halogenoalkane
Hal-Alkane i.e1-Brompropane
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Alcohols-Primary
Primary-1 R group on the carbon bonded to the OH group. This means one carbon is bonded to the carbon which is bonded to the hydroxyl group
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Alcohol Secondary
Secondary-2 R group on the carbon bonded to the OH group. This means two carbon is bonded to the carbon which is bonded to the hydroxyl group
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Alcohol Tertiary
Tertiary-3 R groups which is bonded to the C which is bonded to the OH group
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Aldehyde
This is formed from the oxidation of primary alcohols. The group name has an -al at the end.
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Ketone
This is formed from the oxidation of a secondary alcohol. This functional group has a carbonyl group and the name of a ketone has -none at the end
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Carboxylic Acid
This is formed from further oxidation of an aldehyde through the use of heating under a reflux
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It is an unsaturated hydrocarbon with the formula CnH2n

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Alkene

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It is a cyclic alkane with the formula CnH2n

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Card 4

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It has a benzene ring in it. It is aromatic and the formula for benzene is C6H6

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Card 5

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It has the formula CnH2n+1OH

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