# If ethyl bromide is treated with alcoholic silver nitrate, which product will be formed? [duplicate]

• Do you mean ethyl nitrile ($\ce{CH3CH2CN}$) or ethyl nitrite ($\ce{CH3CH2ONO}$)? I find it hard to see how ethyl nitrile could be formed at all. – Ben Norris Jan 21 '18 at 16:56