JEE Main & Advanced Chemistry GOC Question Bank Critical Thinking

  • question_answer In a reaction of \[{{C}_{6}}{{H}_{5}}Y,\] the major product (> 60%) is m-isomer, so the group Y is [AIIMS 1997; UPSEAT 2003]

    A) \[-COOH\]

    B) \[-N{{H}_{2}}\]

    C) \[-OH\]

    D) \[-Cl\]

    Correct Answer: A

    Solution :

         \[Y=-COOH\] Because it is Meta directing group while\[-N{{H}_{2}}\]. \[-OH\] And \[-Cl\] are O and P directing groups.

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