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12. Consider the following reaction CH3 H3C-C-CH2CH3 1 + H2O CH3 H3C-C-CH2CH3 OH2 + 1 What happens to the reaction rate in each

12. Consider the following reaction
CH3
H3C-C-CH2CH3
1
+
H2O
CH3
H3C-C-CH2CH3
OH2
+
1
What happens to the reaction rate in each of the following instances? (10 points)
i) The leaving group is changed from I to Cl-
ii) The solvent is changed from water to Acetone
iii) The alkyl halide is changed from (CH3)2C(1)CH2CH3 to (CH3)2CHCH(I)CH3-
iv) The concentration of water is increased by a factor of four
v) The concentrations of both the alkyl halide and water are increased by a factor of four.

12. Consider the following reaction CH3 H3C-C-CH2CH3 1 + H2O CH3 H3C-C-CH2CH3 OH2 + 1 What happens to the reaction rate in each of the following instances? (10 points) i) The leaving group is changed from I to Cl- ii) The solvent is changed from water to Acetone iii) The alkyl halide is changed from (CH3)2C(1)CH2CH3 to (CH3)2CHCH(I)CH3- iv) The concentration of water is increased by a factor of four v) The concentrations of both the alkyl halide and water are increased by a factor of four.

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