which I effect does -OCH3 apply? plz also tell the order of magnitude of I effect (both) for all the functional groups.

Asked by nikita | 18th May, 2013, 07:54: PM

Expert Answer:

OCH3 shows +I effect.
 

Decreasing order of - I effect or increasing order of + I effect

—NR3 > —NO2 > —SO2R > —CN > —COOH > —F > —Cl > —Br > —I > —OR > —COR > —OH > —C6H5 > —CH=CH2 > —H

Answered by  | 20th May, 2013, 10:00: AM

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