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Q. For the following pairs of reactions, mark an “X” in the box on the right indicating which will go faster. The compound on top of the arrow is the ...

Solved • May 30, 2017

Leaving Groups

Q. Many SN2 reactions of alkyl chlorides and alkyl bromides are catalyzed by the addition of sodium or potassium iodide. For example, the hydrolysis o...

Solved • Jun 22, 2016

Leaving Groups

Q. Listed below are several hypothetical nucleophilic substitution reactions. None is synthetically useful because the product indicated is not formed...

Solved • Jun 22, 2016

Leaving Groups

Q. Listed below are several hypothetical nucleophilic substitution reactions. None is synthetically useful because the product indicated is not formed...

Solved • Jun 22, 2016

Leaving Groups

Q. Listed below are several hypothetical nucleophilic substitution reactions. None is synthetically useful because the product indicated is not formed...

Solved • Jun 22, 2016

Leaving Groups

Q. Listed below are several hypothetical nucleophilic substitution reactions. None is synthetically useful because the product indicated is not formed...

Solved • Jun 22, 2016

Leaving Groups

Q. Listed below are several hypothetical nucleophilic substitution reactions. None is synthetically useful because the product indicated is not formed...

Solved • Jun 22, 2016

Leaving Groups

Q. Which SN1 reaction of each pair would you expect to take place more rapidly? Explain your answer. 

Solved • Jun 22, 2016

Leaving Groups

Q. Which of the following undergoes SN1 solvolysis in ethanol/water at the fastest rate? 

Solved • Feb 26, 2016

Leaving Groups

Q. Rank the following in decreasing order of leaving group ability.a) I > III > IV > IIb) I > III > II > IVc) III > II > I &gt...

Solved • Feb 26, 2016

Leaving Groups

Q. What is the leaving group in the following reaction? CH3CH2OH  +  HCl  →  CH3CH2Cl  +  H2O a) OH - b) H2O c) CH3CH2- d) Cl -

Solved • Feb 26, 2016

Leaving Groups

Q. Can methyl fluorides (e.g., CH3F) undergo substitution? Explain in one sentence.

Solved • Feb 25, 2016

Leaving Groups

Q. Which of the following undergoes a substitution reaction with sodium cyanide in DMSO at the fastest rate? a) CH3CH2F b) CH3CH2Cl c) CH3CH2Br d)...

Solved • Feb 25, 2016