The third member in the homologous series of straight-chain alkanes.
The lightest halogen, a pale yellow-green, toxic gas, extremely reactive. Its best known compound is teflon.
A crystalline compound found in nucleic acids, coenzymes, nucleotides and nucleosides.
A colorless liquid, easily solved by organic solvents but not by water.
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The simplest dicarboxylic acid.
The simplest peptide, formed from two glycine molecules by a peptide bond.
A triol that is often used as an ingredient of creams and ointments.
The best known alcohol, important in the food industry.
Colorless, heavier-than-air gas with a pungent odor. It forms white fumes in moist air.
Ammonia is a colorless gas with a characteristic pungent smell. Its solution in water is called ammonium hydroxide or household ammonia.
An unsaturated monocarboxylic acid. The molecule contains double bond in cis orientation.
One of the hydrogen halides, a highly aggressive substance - it even attacks glass.
A white, odorless crystalline compound.
A solid, gray substance which sublimates when heated. Its solution in alcohol is called tincture of iodine, it is a disinfectant.
The simplest polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon.
The simplest conjugated diene.
The first member in the homologous series of alkanes.
The simplest saturated alcohol. A highly toxic compound, easily confusable with ethanol.
A heterocyclic organic compound.