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Unformatted text preview: ostatic potential maps. Regioselectivity in EAS of Toluene
Three isomeric nitrotoluenes are possible: The ortho and para products comprise 97% of the yield,
only a small amount of the meta isomer is formed.
A methyl substituent is an ortho/para director. Regioselectivity and Trifuoromethylbenzene
Three isomeric nitro products are possible: The meta product is 91% of the yield, and only a small amount
of the ortho and para isomers are formed.
A trifluoromethyl substituent is a meta director....
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This note was uploaded on 03/22/2014 for the course CHEM 330 taught by Professor Shen during the Fall '08 term at Northern Illinois University.
- Fall '08