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(b) Allyl chloride is more reactive than n - propyl chloride towards nucleophilic substitution reaction. Explain why?

(b) Allyl chloride is more reactive than n - propyl chloride towards nucleophilic substitution reaction. Explain why?

Grade:11

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Sunil Kumar FP
askIITians Faculty 183 Points
7 years ago
Allyl chloride is more reactive than n - propyl chloride towards nucleophilic substitution reaction because allyl chloride has a resonating structure which makee the intermediate stable and more reactive towards nucleophilic substitution reaction than normal propyl chloride
Rishi Sharma
askIITians Faculty 646 Points
one year ago
Dear Student,
Please find below the solution to your problem.

Allyl chloride is more reactive than n - propyl chloride towards nucleophilic substitution reaction because allyl chloride has a resonating structure which makee the intermediate stable and more reactive towards nucleophilic substitution reaction than normal propyl chloride

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