Organic chemistry

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Emperical Formula
Shows th simplest ratio of atoms of each element present in a compound
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Molecular Formula
Shows the actual number of atoms of each element in a molecule
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General Formula
Shows you the functional group that is present in a family of compounds
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Structural Formula
Shows the unique arrangement of atoms in a molecule in a simplified form without showing all of the bonds
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Displayed Formula
Shows every atom and every bond in the molecule
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Skeletal Formula
The short hand version of the displayed formula. The carbons are not drawn and all straight lines represent C-C bonds. Neither hydrogens nor C-H bonds are drawn
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Card 2

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Molecular Formula

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Shows the actual number of atoms of each element in a molecule

Card 3

Front

General Formula

Back

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Card 4

Front

Structural Formula

Back

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Card 5

Front

Displayed Formula

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