ERIC Number: EJ1093689
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2016-Mar
Abstractor: As Provided
Determining Synthetic Routes to Consumer Product Ingredients through the Use of Electronic Resources
Love, Brian E.; Bennett, Lisa J.
Journal of Chemical Education, v93 n3 p567-568 Mar 2016
An activity is described in which students in the first semester of a two semester organic chemistry laboratory class are introduced to the use of SciFinder. Students are required to determine the structures of three compounds as well as additional information regarding the synthesis of one of them using some of the features available in SciFinder.
Descriptors: Science Activities, Organic Chemistry, Science Laboratories, College Science, Undergraduate Students, Databases, Science Instruction
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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