Analyzing each statement:
A) The rate of the reaction is dependent on the stability of a carbocation. → Incorrect. SN2 doesn't produce a carbocation intermediate
B) The rate of reaction is dependent on just the substrate. → Incorrect. 2 in SN2 means bimolecular which tells the rate depends on substrate and the nucleophile
Which statement is true for SN2 reactions?
A) The rate of the reaction is dependent on the stability of a carbocation.
B) The rate of reaction is dependent on just the substrate.
C) The fastest reaction will occur with a tertiary halide.
D) Displacement occurs with inversion of configuration.
E) The mechanism is a two step process.
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