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Important Organic Reactions You Must Know

Organic Reactions You Must Know

We all know the burden that one faces in organic chemistry just by the number of reactions to remember. To ease your pain, here is list of some organic reactions which an IIT aspirant must know....

Memorise the Periodic Table

8 Tricks to Memorise the Periodic Table

The thought of recalling the whole periodic table is enough to put anyone off their preparations for an impending Chemistry assessment. Devoting some time and utilizing simple tricks to can help memorize the pe...

Wrapping Up Inorganic Chemistry For JEE Main

Wrapping Up Inorganic Chemistry For JEE Main

It’s just 2 months for the exam and every student wonders how to revise this ton of syllabus. Moreover, During the final 2 months, one has to micro-manage the JEE preparation with Boards. One subject that mak...

Redox Reactions

Redox Reactions – A Quick Overview!

Chemistry is, if you ask people, most easily scoring subject that you will find in JEE. And especially if you are able to master physical chemistry then you can expect your path to be fairly easy. All you need ...

Degree of Unsaturation

In Focus: Degree of Unsaturation

A molecule with only single bonds is called a “saturated” compound.  But, if the compound contains multiple bonds between two atoms, then it is called an “unsaturated” compound. Multipl...

hell–volhard–zelinsky

Hell–Volhard–Zelinsky Halogenation Reaction

The Hell–Volhard–Zelinsky halogenation reaction halogenates carboxylic acids at the α carbon. The reaction is named after three chemists, the German chemists Carl Magnus von Hell (1849–1926), Jac...

Coordination Compounds

Coordination Compounds – A Quick Revision!

Coordination Chemistry Coordination Chemistry is the study of coordination compounds formed between metal ions and other neutral or negatively charged molecules such as [Co(NH2CH2CH2NH2)2ClNH3]2+ 2Cl2-. Here, [...

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering : All You Need To Know

“I studied hard for two years. Finally, with immense hard work and determination, I have cleared this XYZ entrance exam with flying colours. Now what?” Student often have this confusion on which dep...

Hybridization

In Focus: Hybridization

Hybridization is the concept of mixing atomic orbitals into new hybrid orbitals (with different energies, shapes, etc., than the component atomic orbitals) suitable for the pairing of electrons to form chemica...

Special Chemical Reactions

Special Chemical Reactions in Organic Chemistry

So, it’s a few months to JEE and you’re still wondering how to master those nerve racking chemical reactions. Fret not. Here’s a digest to your rescue. However, I would like to give you a fair warning tha...