Chem3x11 Lecture 5
Under construction Sat May 5.
This lecture is about Neighbouring Group Participation (sometimes also called Anchimeric Assistance).
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- Groups/atoms with available electrons positioned near the carbon involved in a substitution reaction can influence the reaction
Simple Examples of NGP
A sulfur atom in the 2-position of an alkyl halide greatly increases the reactivity of that alkyl halide.
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