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Which of the following compounds is resistant to nucleophilic attack by hydroxyl ions?

a)

Acetamide

b)

Methyl acetate

c)

Diethyl ether

d)

Acetonitrile


Question ID - 56481 | Toppr Answer

Which of the following compounds is resistant to nucleophilic attack by hydroxyl ions?

a)

Acetamide

b)

Methyl acetate

c)

Diethyl ether

d)

Acetonitrile

1 Answer - 5876 Votes

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Answer Key : (c) -

(c)

Diethyl ether itself being a Lewis base is not attacked by nucleophiles,  ion. All others contain an electrophilic carbon and are readily attacked by nucleophile



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