Nucleophilic substitution questions

1. Explain the following statements:(a) hydroxide ions are better nucleophiles than water molecules.(b) the hydrolysis of iodoethane is faster than the hydrolysis of bromoethane.(c) the hydrolysis of 2-bromo-2-methylpropane is faster than the hydrolysis of 1-bromobutane.(d) fluoroethane does not react with dilute sodium hydroxide solution to form ethanol.2. Explain the mechanism for the reaction of ammonia with bromoethane....


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