Q. 383.6( 9 Votes )
Which of the foll
Correct option is (b)
is a tertiary carbocation(the carbon with a positive charge is attached with 3 methyl groups). A tertiary carbocation is the most stable carbocation due to the electron releasing effect of three methyl groups (+I effect). An increased +I effect by three methyl groups stabilizes the positive charge of the carbocation.
Order of stability of carbocation:- primary<secondary<tertiary.
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