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Reactions of benzene

5 videos
In this tutorial, Sal shows the mechanism of Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution and the reactions of bromination and Friedel-Crafts Acylation.

Resonance

VIDEO 11:51 minutes
Resonance in benzene and the carbonate ion

Electrophilic aromatic substitution

VIDEO 11:17 minutes
Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution

Bromination of benzene

VIDEO 12:56 minutes
Bromination of benzene catalyzed by iron bromide

Friedel crafts acylation

VIDEO 11:18 minutes
Friedel Crafts Acylation

Friedel crafts acylation addendum

VIDEO 0:50 minutes
Friedel Crafts Acylation Addendum