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Problem: Draw the major product(s) of nitration of benzonitrile.You do not have to consider stereochemistry.You do not have to explicitly draw H atoms.Draw organic products only.

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We are being asked to determine the major product for the nitration of benzonitrile


The structure for benzonitrile is 

It is a benzene derivative. 

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Draw the major product(s) of nitration of benzonitrile.

You do not have to consider stereochemistry.

You do not have to explicitly draw H atoms.

Draw organic products only.

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