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nucleophilic sub vs. electrophilic add.

Posted: Sun Mar 13, 2016 9:37 pm
by 304570085
How can you tell if a reaction is nucleophilic substitution or electrophilic addition?

Re: nucleophilic sub vs. electrophilic add.

Posted: Sun Mar 13, 2016 10:54 pm
by Chem_Mod
Huge differences. For a start in electrophilic addition 2 reactants become 1 product.
In nucleophilic substitution, SN2, 2 reactants and 2 products.