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Unformatted text preview: O O Na + H 2 O (15 pts) 4. In the following question, circle the stronger acid and account briefly for the strengths in acidity. When you explain, draw proper structures to compare with. CH 3 CO 2 H vs CF 3 CO 2 H O O F F F extra dipole moment Because of the extra inductive effect, trifluoroacetic acid is more acidic. 1-bromo-8,8-dimethylbicyclo[3.2.1]octane Cl OH O O H OH weak acid strong base weak base weak acid (neutral)...
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This note was uploaded on 04/25/2008 for the course CHEM 322AL taught by Professor Jung during the Fall '07 term at USC.
- Fall '07
- Organic chemistry