A summary sheet with all the key concepts of Substitution Reactions:
Nucleophilic Substitutions-cheat sheet
Check Also in Nucleophilic Substitution Reactions:
- Introduction to Alkyl Halides
- Nomenclature of Alkyl Halides
- Introduction to Substitution Reactions
- The SN2 Mechanism
- The SN1 Mechanism
- The Substrate and Nucleophile in SN2 and SN1 Reactions
- The Role of the Solvent in SN1 and SN2 Reactions
- Carbocation Rearrangements in SN1 Reactions
- When Is the Mechanism SN1 or SN2?
- Selecting Reagents to Accomplish Functional Group Transformation
- Alcohols in Substitution Reactions
- Is it SN1 SN2 E1 or E2 Mechanism With Practice Problems
Draw a possible mechanism for each of the following substitution reaction:
Challenge Problem: Draw a plausible mechanism for the following substitution reaction showing how the two products are formed.
Hint: It is a ring-expansion mechanism that involves rearrangement reactions (an alkyl and a hydride shift).