Asked Dec 27, 2019

explain electrophilic substitution reaction with example.


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Step 1

The replacement of any atom or group of atoms by an electrophile is termed as electrophilic substitution reaction.

Step 2

Electrophilic substitution reaction involves 3 steps.

  • First step involves the generation of an electrophile.
  • Second step involves the formation of carbocation.
  • Third step involves the removal of proton from the...

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