Ask Questions, Get Answers

Want to ask us a question? Click here
Browse Questions
0 votes

The stability of carbanions in the following :

is in the order of 


$(a)\;iv > ii > iii > i \\ (b)\;i > iii > ii > iv \\(c)\; i > ii > iii > iv \\ (d)\;ii > iii > iv > i $
Can you answer this question?

1 Answer

0 votes
Higher the number of electron releasing group lower will be the stability of carbanion, and vice versa.
So the order of stability of carbanations is
$ i > ii > iii > iv$
Hence c is the correct answer.
answered Feb 26, 2014 by meena.p

Related questions

Ask Question
student study plans
JEE MAIN, CBSE, AIPMT Mobile and Tablet App
The ultimate mobile app to help you crack your examinations
Get the Android App