Muskan Trivedi posted an Question
September 04, 2021 • 15:02 pm 30 points
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When will ch insertion happen in carbene intermediate

when will CH insertion happen in carbene intermediate

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    Paramjeet verma best-answer

    Carbene can be inserted into weak bonds like C-H , N-H, Si-H Insertion takes place only in non-polar solvents like CH2Cl2, CCl4, THF. In the presence of polar solvents rearrangements reaction (e.g ketene rearrangemnet) take place.

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