Identify three different alcohols which each have the formula C4H10O using standard laboratory tests.
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To illustrate the differences in reactivity of isomeric alcohols, try using the iodoform demonstration in the video. Follow the discussion scenario in sequence for tips to help your students understand a difficult concept in carbon chemistry.
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Use this lesson plan to structure a lesson on the carbon cycle at 11–14
Students take on the role of a carbon atom as it cycles through the Earth to better understand the carbon cycle
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