Therefore, benzene and its derivatives dissolve a wider range of compounds than do the alkanes. ... acid + H2O TABLE 9.1 Reactivity of Benzene Relative to Alkenes The most significant feature of benzene is that many of its reactions are due to its aromaticity. 1. ... 9.4 ELECTROPHILIC AROMATIC SUBSTITUTION Due to its 7T-electron cloud the benzene molecule has basic (nucleophilic) properties.
|Title||:||A Concise Introduction to Organic Chemistry|
|Author||:||Albert Zlatkis, E. Breitmaier, Günther Jung|
|Publisher||:||McGraw-Hill Companies - 1973-01-01|