JEE Main & Advanced Chemistry Nitrogen Containing Compounds Question Bank Critical Thinking Nitrogen

  • question_answer Which of the following would be most reactive towards nitration              [AMU 2000; UPSEAT 2002]

    A)                 Benzene             

    B)                 Nitro benzene

    C)                 Toluene              

    D)                 Chloro benzene

    Correct Answer: B

    Solution :

                    The nitro group is very firmly linked to the benzene nucleus and does not undergo any displacement reaction. Nitro group deactivates the benzene nucleus.

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