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Predicting reactivity and frequency in Carbonyl and Cyclopentadiene Complexes

I have attached two questions which have me totally confused. Questions similar to these will be on my next test and I need to learn how to do them. Please include work and explanation. Thanks.


Solution Summary

Rational approach for predicting relative reaction rates, reaction products and CO stretching frequency for various ligand substitution and nucleophilic addition reaction of carbonyl and cyclopentadiene complexes.