Shweta thakur Asked a Question
April 9, 2021 3:30 pmpts 30 pts
which is better nucleophile sulphur or po flyjdkyskydykskyk oxygen
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  • Achyut ranjan gogoi
    Sulphur is the answer. as on going down the group nucleophilicity increases due to increase in size by which the polarisibility increase and attack will be more facile.
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  • Dinesh khalmaniya 1
    Sulphur is very good nucleophile. Morr the polarization more is the nucleophilicity. polarization of anion is directly proportional to charge as well as size of anion. down the gr...
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  • Amol ashok pawar thankyou
    Oxygen is more electronegative atom than sulfur. More the electronegative means that the electrons attraction tendency is more. Therefore, the removal of electron or donation of th...
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  • Priyanshu kumar Best Answer
    sulphur its larger size making its electrons more polarisable hence stronger nucleophile than oxygen
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  • Suman Kumar thankyou
    of course Sulphur
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    Suman Kumar
    Sulphur being larger in size is a good nucleophile
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