A variety of functional groups contain what is known as a carbonyl, which is a carbon atom double bonded to an oxygen atom. This includes the ketone, aldehydes, amides, carboxylic acids, and esters. Duration: 13:43.
VIDEO CHECK QUESTIONS
12.10a What molecule gives rise to the vanilla flavor?
12.10b What two functional groups are contained in an aspirin molecule?
12.10c Methyl salicylate gives the flavor and scent of “wintergreen”. What two functional groups are found in methyl salicylate?
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