Activated complex

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Activated complex

Postby elizabethrojas1G » Sun Feb 28, 2016 5:31 pm

How do you draw the structure for an activated complex & what exactly does the structure represent?

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Re: Activated complex

Postby Chem_Mod » Sun Feb 28, 2016 10:19 pm

It depends on the mechanism and type of reaction (for example SN1, SN2). Please refer to lecture note. The structure represents the molecule at transition state.

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