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Grids to Illustrate Induction and Resonance Effects: Aromatic Acidity and Basicity
preprintsubmitted on 14.02.2020, 17:20 and posted on 18.02.2020, 11:15 by Guy Lamoureux, Carlos Árias-Alvarez
The effect of substituents on the acidity of benzoic acids and anilines has been organized in grids to demonstrate the inductive and resonance effects. The relation between structure and pKa is emphasized by a new educational process: the Search-Organize-Predict (SOP) procedure.