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why aniline donot give friedel craft reaction?

why aniline donot give friedel craft reaction?

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Vikas TU
14149 Points
9 years ago

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L DHANANJAYA ACHARY
18 Points
9 years ago

Aniline forms a salt with Aluminium chloride(the lewis acid which is used as a catalyst in friedel crafts reaction). Due to this nitrogen atom of aniline acquires a positive charge and hence acts as a strong deactivating group and thus doesn ''t allow the reaction to take place.

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