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Order of acidity of water, an alcohol, an amine, and acetylene
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According to $$ \begin{array}{lc} \hline \text{Compound} & \mathrm{p}K_\mathrm{a} \\ \hline \text{Water} & 15.7 \\ \text{Methanol} & 16.0 \\ \text{Methylamine} & 36.0 \\ \text{Ethyne} ...

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Justifying the tremendous −I effect of trimethylammonium group by molecular orbital theory
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$\ce{Me}$ is a pushing group which pushes electron towards the nitrogen atom. As a result electron concentration is towards the nitrogen atom. The anti bonding electrons of nitrogen are shifted to ...

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