Which of the following statements is not true about the stability of carbanions?
  • a)
    Stability of carbanions increases with increase in s-character of orbital
  • b)
    The electron withdrawing groups like -NO2, - CN, > c = o increases the stability ofcarbanions
  • c)
    Order of stability of carbanions is 3º > 2º > 1º
  • d)
    The negatively charged carbon is sp3 hybridised and tetrahedral
Correct answer is option 'C'. Can you explain this answer?

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Jan 18, 2022
Order of stability of carbanions is 1º > 2º > 3º;

Order of stability of carbanions is 1º > 2º > 3º;
Order of stability of carbanions is 1º > 2º > 3º;