How topics in Organic Chemistry map to the syllabus:

International GCSE Cambridge - Chemistry
Syllabus code 0620


IGCSE Cambridge/OCR Chemistry 0620

Chemical reactions example of a reversible reaction


alcohols - breaking the RO-H bond - esterification

Chemical reactions redox


alcohols - oxidation - structure

Air and water Incomplete combustion


alkanes - combustion

Air and water pollutant oxides in the air


alkanes - fuels - air pollution

Air and water pollutant oxides in the air


alkanes - fuels - acid rain

Air and water catalytic converters


alkanes - fuels - catalytic converter

Organic chemistry alkanes


alkanes - structure - homologous series

Organic chemistry alkanes


alkanes - combustion

Organic chemistry alkanes


alkanes - reactions - chlorination of methane

Organic chemistry alkanes


alkanes - free radical substitution - chlorination

Organic chemistry petroleum topics


fuels - formation of oil

Organic chemistry petroleum topics


fuels - fractional distillation

Organic chemistry hydrocarbons generally


hydrocarbons - introduction

Organic chemistry hydrocarbons generally


isomerism - structural isomerism - introduction

Organic chemistry hydrocarbons generally


isomerism - structural isomerism - position isomerism

Organic chemistry hydrocarbons generally


isomerism - structural isomerism - chain isomerism

Organic chemistry alkenes


alkenes - structure - homologous series

Organic chemistry alkenes


alkenes - IUPAC nomenclature

Organic chemistry alkenes


alkenes - addition of bromine

Organic chemistry alkenes


alkenes - addition of hydrogen

Organic chemistry alkenes


polymers - addition and condensation

Organic chemistry alkenes


alkanes - fuels - cracking alkanes for fuel

Organic chemistry alkenes


carbon compounds - thermal cracking of alkanes

Organic chemistry alcohols


alkenes - addition of water

Organic chemistry alcohols


alcohols - homologous series - structure

Organic chemistry acids


carboxylic acids - structure

Organic chemistry acids


alcohols - oxidation - structure

Organic chemistry acids


carboxylic acids - making and breaking esters

Organic chemistry acids


carboxylic acids - form salts

Organic chemistry macromolecules


polymers - addition and condensation

Organic chemistry macromolecules


polymers - condensation polymers

Organic chemistry macromolecules


proteins - primary structure

Organic chemistry macromolecules


amino acids - hydrolysis of a peptide

Organic chemistry macromolecules


amino acids - form a peptide

Organic chemistry macromolecules


carboxylic acids - form salts

Organic chemistry macromolecules


carbohydrates - monosaccharides

Organic chemistry macromolecules


carbohydrates - polysaccharides - hydrolysis

Organic chemistry macromolecules


carbohydrates - reducing sugars - Fehling's test

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