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what is tautomerism.. i need some detailed explanation plz

what is tautomerism.. i need some detailed explanation


plz

Grade:11

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Badiuddin askIITians.ismu Expert
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11 years ago

Dear hemanth

the existence of two or more chemical compounds that are capable of facile interconversion, in many cases merely exchanging a hydrogen atom between two other atoms, to either of which it forms a covalent bond. Unlike other classes of isomers, tautomeric compounds exist in mobile equilibrium with each other, so that attempts to prepare the separate substances usually result in the formation of a mixture that shows all the chemical and physical properties to be expected on the basis of the structures of the components.

Tautomerism refers to an equilibrium between two different structure of the same compound. Usually the tautomers differ in the point of attachment of a hydrogen atom. One of the most common examples of a tautomeric system is the equilibrium between a ketone and its enol form,

 

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