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    Out of 1,4-diaminobenzene and hexane-1,6-diamine, which is the stronger base and why?
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    (Original post by Jehaan)
    Out of 1,4-diaminobenzene and hexane-1,6-diamine, which is the stronger base and why?
    Hexane-1,6-diamine

    Aromatic amines are weaker bases, as the lone pairs conjugate with the ring pi system increasing stability.

    This means that the lone pair on the nitrogen is less prone to act as a Lewis base.
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