AS AQA CHEM2 More Organic Chemistry Quiz

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Why do fluroalkanes hydrolise more slowly than iodoalkanes?
C-F bond has a higher bond enthalpy than C-I bonds
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Why are alkanes unreactive
They are non polar and therefore can not react with polar reagents
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What is an nucleophile?
Electron pair donar
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Why can free radicals react with alkanes?
They are extremely reactive due to their unpaired electron
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What is an electrophile?
Electron pair acceptor
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What is the role of the hydroxide ion in an elimination reaction?
Base to accept proton from carbon
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Why are alkanes unreactive

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What is an nucleophile?

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Why can free radicals react with alkanes?

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What is an electrophile?

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