Organic Chemistry Laboratory Experiments

Experiment 1

Recrystallization
Fig. Expt. 1

Experiment 2

Melting Points and the Identification of an Unknown and Cholesterol from Human Gallstones
Fig Expt. 2
Assignment 1
Molecular Modeling

Experiment 3

Extraction: Separation of an Acidic, a Basic and a Neutral Substance
Fig. Expt. 3
Assignment 2

Experiment 4

Thin Layer Chromatography (TLC)
Figs. 1, Expt. 4
Figs. 2, Expt. 4
Assignment 3

Experiment 5

Column Chromatography
Fig. Expt. 5
Assignment 4

Experiment 6

Distillation

Experiment 7

Steam Distillation
Fig. Expt. 7

Experiment 8

Chlorination of 1-Chlorobutane
Fig. Expt. 8

Experiment 9

Dehydration of Methylcyclohexanols
Assignment 5

Experiment 10

Projects for Organic Laboratory
Assignment 6/7

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