If you're seeing this message, it means we're having trouble loading external resources on our website.

If you're behind a web filter, please make sure that the domains *.kastatic.org and *.kasandbox.org are unblocked.

Main content

Inductive effect on stability of intermediates


A carbocation is an organic molecule with a positively charged carbon with only three bonds. A positively charged carbon is electron deficient.
Which of the following carbocations is the most stabilized?
Choose 1 answer: