Problem: Which of the following compounds reacts most rapidly with HNO3/H2SO4?a. tolueneb. anisolec. nitrobenzened. benzonitrilee. flurobenzene

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The reactivity of the benzene compound will depend on the subtitutent. 

We can simply reference the chart above to figure out which reacts more rapidly. 


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Which of the following compounds reacts most rapidly with HNO3/H2SO4?

a. toluene
b. anisole
c. nitrobenzene
d. benzonitrile
e. flurobenzene

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