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Would hydrogen bonding stabilize the halogen ions?
A. yes B. No C B A C B A 16 -1.74 Which halide (X⊖) is the least reactive?
Increasing reactivity Which species would be more stabilized by hydrogen bonding?
A. the reactants B. the transition state. transition state
C B A E
pKa = 3.2 -9 -10 reactants
R 3 10/12/2012 If the reactants are more stabilized than the transition state
will the reaction go (A) faster or (B) slower? Ea E R If hydrogen bonding is very important which halogen would be
predicted to react the fastest in hydrogen bonding solvents?
Increasing reactivity A C B E R If hydrogen bonding cannot occur which halogen would be
predicted to react the fastest in non hydrogen bonding
A C B E R 4...
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