Types of Organic Formula Back to basics with today’s graphic, with a look at the different ways compounds in organic chemistry can be represented. Obviously, if you’re a chemist, these will all be second nature, but as was quite fairly pointed out with regards to the food chemistry graphics, if you’re not well versed in chemistry, all of those lines and letters might well be a bit perplexing. Here’s a brief explanation of what they mean.
We surveyed a bunch of organic chem professors, and this is what they told us. Go to www.aceorganicchem.com/organic-chemistry-elite-preview.html to see the site we created to help students with all of this in mind.