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Chapter 6 Outline

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  • Nomenclature of Alkyl Halides

    Common Names

    Introduction to the Nucleophilic Substitution Reaction

    Polarity and Reactivity

    Properties and Structures of Carbocations

    Electrophiles and Carbocation Stability

    Comparison of SN2 and SN1

    Leaving Groups and Solvent Effects

    Comparing E1 and E2

    Summary: Determining SN2, SN­1, E2 or E1