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Ans should be trigonal bypyramidal as three lone pairs are arranged equatorially cancelling each other's dipole moment and two fluorine atoms at axis to minimize repulsion.
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Here after taking H from RCN Nh3 is formed
I think there.maybe possibility of Birch reduction(Na/liq ammonia) but I am not very sure if this reduces alkyl nitrites to amine
Most probably the product given is wrong so don't worry about it
@vedant-zope said in Sodium ethoxide reaction:
Please Explain What happened in the last step?
And a small correction to your solution H won't leave oet will leave
Getting this@You-Knowwhere ? Are you sure answer is b?
I confirmed it with a senior Chemistry faculty... Correct ans is b and @VEDANT-ZOPE ur solution is correct