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Unformatted text preview: 2. (a) Rank the amines in each set in order of increasing basicity. (i) NH 2 NH 2 H N A B C most basic least basic (ii) N H N N H A B C most basic least basic (iii) N N H N H N H A B C most basic least basic 3.The structure of guanidine is shown below. Guanidine C H 2 N NH 2 NH (a) Circle the most basic nitrogen in the structure of guanidine above. (b) Briefly explain why guanidine is a much stronger base than simple amines such as methylamine....
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This note was uploaded on 01/19/2012 for the course CHEM 239 taught by Professor Sasaki during the Summer '06 term at University of Washington.
- Summer '06