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Hamilton Oh Dis 3L
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CO2

Postby Hamilton Oh Dis 3L » Sat Mar 12, 2016 6:42 pm

Why is CO2 an electrophile

Alex Nguyen 3I
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Re: CO2

Postby Alex Nguyen 3I » Sat Mar 12, 2016 9:17 pm

The oxygens bonded to the carbon are more electronegative making C slightly positive. Therefore, it wants electrons.


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