CBSE - XII Science - Chemistry - Organic Chemistry
What is +I and -I effect?
+ I effect is shown by alkyl group bigger the group greater the +I effect. electrons are pushed towards the carbon atom increasing the electron density on the carbon atom. In -I effect electrons are moved away fron the carbon atom decreasing the electron density on the carbon atom, pulling of electrons away is seen in groups like NO2- Cl-
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