Amines and Amides

  1. Amines
  • Amines are organic compounds and functional groups that contain a basic nitrogen atom with a lone pair.
  • Amines react with acids
  • There are some structures of Amines. R-NH
  • H H H
  • │ │ │
  • H-C-C-C-NH
  • │ │ │
  • H H H
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2.Amines

  • An amide is usually an organic compound that contains the functional group consisting of an acyl group (R-C=O) linked to a nitrogen atom (N).
  • Amides containing a CONH2 group.
  • CONH2 group also looks like
O

—C—NH
2

H O
│ ║
H-C-C-NH2

H

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3. Exercise!
To do the questions which is on page 240 #37 and on page 243 #44. If you can do all the questions, it means you can understand amines and amides.


Ps: sorry! I cannot add spaces between each words, so the structures look different.




http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amine
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amide