Shweta thakur Asked a Question
July 18, 2020 5:04 pmpts 30 pts
how Perbenzoic acid act as electrophile in epoxidation reaction
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  • Priyanshu kumar thankyou
    see mechanism shweta....Attack by the weak polarised O-O bond of PBA on the pi orbital of alkene.. https://youtu.be/Og_caj1nOAc watch this video
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    Priyanshu kumar
    electrophilic addition occurs...concerted mechanism....everything is happening in one step
  • Suman Kumar thankyou
    Since alkene is a eletron rich compound. One oxygen in peroxide is eletron deficient. Hence it is eletrophilic addition.
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    Suman Kumar
    Got this Sweta
  • Dinesh khalmaniya
    check it
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    Dinesh khalmaniya
    A single step reaction involving several changes. Start at the C=C as the nucleophile, make a bond to the slightly electrophilic O, break the weak O-O, make a new C=O ,break the or...
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