Organic Chemistry functional groups

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organic acid
a COOH group replaces a hydrogen atom
Alcohol
-OH (hydroxy group)
Aldehyde
C=O (carbonyl group)
Alkane
a hydrocarbon containing only single covalent bonds
Alkene
A hydrocarbon that contains a double bond.
Halide
-X (halo group)
Halogen bonded to carbon
Alkyne
a carbon compound with a carbon-carbon triple bond.
Amide
-CONH2, -CONHR, -CONR2
Amine
-NH2 (amino group)
Aromatic compound
phenyl group
Carboxylic acid
-COOH (carboxyl group)
Ester
-COOR
Ether
-OR (alkoxy group)
Ketone
-C=O (carbonyl group)