why water acts as a nucleophilic...??? explain in detail.

Asked by shraddha kunjarkar | 7th Aug, 2012, 01:18: PM

Expert Answer:

Good nucleophile or a good base is a compound that has either negative charge(anion) or has extra electrons. 
H2O is a good nucleophiles because contain lone pair of electrones on oxygen.

Answered by  | 9th Aug, 2012, 10:29: AM

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