-Inductive effect is more for -OH or -OR?

Asked by Bhathika1434 | 13th Oct, 2020, 07:13: PM

Expert Answer:

-OR have more -I effect than -OH. The main cause of -I effect is electronegativity differernce. Electronegativity difference in O and C is 1.0  and electronegativity difference between O and H is 1.5.

Answered by Ravi | 19th Oct, 2020, 05:21: PM