Lesson: Functional Groups in NMR SpectraChemistry
In this lesson, we will learn how to identify functional groups in NMR spectra based on the chemical shifts and splitting patterns of signals.
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Worksheet: 3 Questions • 1 Video
The NMR spectrum of propanoic acid exhibits three peaks. Which group corresponds to the most downfield peak?
The NMR spectrum of acetone exhibits a singlet. In which range of chemical shifts would you expect to find this singlet?
What structural information does spectroscopy not provide?