Isomerism in Organic Compounds (Weightage 1%)  

Topics from Isomerism in Organic Compounds

  • Nomenclature (Trivial and IUPAC): stability of carbocations and free radicals, electrophiles and nucleophiles. (9 concepts)
  • Nomenclature (Trivial and IUPAC): Covalent bond fission - Homolytic and heterolytic: free radicals, carbocations and carbanions (19 concepts)
  • Electronic displacement in a covalent bond - Inductive effect, electromeric effect, resonance and hyperconjugation (19 concepts)
  • Classification of organic compounds based on functional groups: and those containing halogens, oxygen, nitrogen and sulphur (3 concepts)
  • Isomerism - structural and stereoisomerism. (3 concepts)