I have a problem given as :- enter image description here I thought of a sn1 type mechanism in acidic medium and a sn2 pathway in basic medium . Am I correct or not . Please also check the mechanism according to which I formed the answer for acidic conditions......enter image description here help would be appreciated and thanks in advance

  • $\begingroup$ Looks about right $\endgroup$
    – Waylander
    Commented Mar 18, 2019 at 20:33
  • $\begingroup$ Any improvements that could be made ? $\endgroup$ Commented Mar 18, 2019 at 20:37
  • $\begingroup$ Note that the selectivity in the SN2 addition is driven by steric factors $\endgroup$
    – Waylander
    Commented Mar 18, 2019 at 21:45


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