Carbon Chemistry

Simple Organic Compounds

Why is organic chemistry important?

Organic compounds are a part of plants, animals and us! Even though there < 1% of carbon in our Earth's crust, ALL living things on Earth are made of carbon- containing compounds. Believe it or not........carbon's characteristics is it's ability to bond easily and form compounds is the basis of life on our home! YEY! Guess who its favorite partner is?

Organic Chemistry Fun Song (O-CHEM-252-Spring-2012- UNL)