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Directing Effects

6 videos
In this tutorial, Jay shows you the directing effects of substituents on a benzene ring. Knowledge of Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution reactions is assumed.

Ortho-para directors I

VIDEO 12:58 minutes

Ortho-para directors II

VIDEO 8:38 minutes
Strong Activators

Ortho-para directors III

VIDEO 9:37 minutes
Moderate and weak activation, weak deactivation

Meta directors I

VIDEO 10:46 minutes

Meta directors II

VIDEO 7:41 minutes
Inductive and Resonance effects

Multiple substituents

VIDEO 6:35 minutes
The directing effects of substituents on a benzene ring