SN2 Reaction vid Bimolecular Nucleophilic Substitution Part 3

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SN2 Reaction vid Bimolecular Nucleophilic Substitution Part 3 Tutorial VideoSN1 SN2 E1 Series: Video 14
Bimolecular substitution is a fast reaction which requires a good leaving group. Or at least one that can be kicked out easily.

However, when faced with a bad leaving group, you must first ‘bribe’ the atom turning into a more willing leaving group before proceeding with the reaction.

This video takes you through a more ‘tricky’ example of this reaction


(Watch on YouTube: SN2 Part 3. Click CC on bottom right for transcript.)

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This is Video 14 in the Nucleophilic Substitution and Beta EliminationĀ Video Series. Click HERE for the entire series & cheat sheet!

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