why the reactivity of HX(halogen acid )in the following reaction R-OH+HX=R-X+H2O DECREASES IN THE ORDER HI>HBR>HCL or the alcohols for given halogen acid have the order tertiary>secondary>primary?

Asked by prkriti GUPTA | 10th Sep, 2012, 04:53: PM

Expert Answer:

Because of large size of I ,than Br and Cl.

Answered by  | 17th Sep, 2012, 11:01: AM

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