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    Write the balanced equations for the mono-bromination

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    Write the balanced equations for the mono-bromination of each of the following four hydrocarbons:

    1. toluene
    2. ethylbenzene
    3. isopropylbenzene
    4. t-butylbenzene

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    Hlogenation generally proceeds in the following order:
    Fastest
    Carbons with one or more aryl substituents (benzylic positions)
    Carbons with three alkyl substituents (tertiary positions)
    Carbons with two alkyl substituents (secondary positions) ...

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