Advertisement Remove all ads

Distinguish Between SN1 and SN2 Mechanisms - Chemistry

Advertisement Remove all ads
Advertisement Remove all ads
Advertisement Remove all ads

Distinguish between SN1 and SN2 mechanisms.

Advertisement Remove all ads

Solution

No Factor SN2 SN1
i Kinetics 2nd order 1st order
ii Molecularity Bimolecular Unimolecular
iii Number of steps One step Two step
iv Bond making and bond
breaking
Simultaneous First the bond in the reactant breaks
and then a new bond in product is
formed
v Transition state One step, one transition state Two steps, two transition state
vi Direction of attack of
nucleophile
Only back side attack Back side attack and front side attack
vii Nucleophile Strong Nucleophile favourable Weak Nucleophile favourable
Concept: Factors Influencing Rate of a Reaction
  Is there an error in this question or solution?

APPEARS IN

Video TutorialsVIEW ALL [1]

Advertisement Remove all ads
Share
Notifications

View all notifications


      Forgot password?
View in app×