Many primary amines, RNH2, where R is a carboncontaining
fragment such as CH3, CH3CH2, and so on,
undergo reactions where the transition state is tetrahedral.
(a) Draw a hybrid orbital picture to visualize the
bonding at the nitrogen in a primary amine (just use a C
atom for “R”).
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