0244Pb9-10.cwk (WP)

0244Pb9-10.cwk (WP) - 1 comparable? Any ideas on why the...

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Problem 9, Chemistry 0244 - 2010 The cyclopropenyl cation ( 1 ) is extraordinarily stable, especially for a carbocation. Draw on the MO excursions of yesterday to explain why. Make analogies - to what species encountered earlier is
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Unformatted text preview: 1 comparable? Any ideas on why the tetrafluoroborate salt ( 1 + – BF 4 ) is much more stable than the bromide ( 1 + – Br)? Hint: Draw a full Lewis structure for – BF 4 . 1 = – BF 4...
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This note was uploaded on 03/02/2010 for the course CHEM orgo taught by Professor Jones during the Spring '10 term at NYU.

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