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September 5, 2020 6:40 pmpts 30 pts
sir in this trihalides how can we explain the relative stability
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  • Dinesh khalmaniya Best Answer
    explanation
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  • Priyanshu kumar thankyou
    Ist one is more stable
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    Priyanshu kumar
    In CCl3-, the -ve charge gets delocalised to the vacant d-orbital of chlorine (known as d-orbital resonance), wheareas no such phenomenon can be exhibited by fluorine in case of CF...
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  • Dinesh khalmaniya
    I>II
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    Dinesh khalmaniya
    It is because Cl has a vacant 3d-orbital and it can stabilize the negative charge by the mesomeric effect, which is not the case with F. This is also the reason why CHCl3 is a stro...
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