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    Alkane Reactions

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    An unknown compound with a molecular formula of C8H18 reacts with chlorine in the presence of light and heat. From the reaction, only one compound with the formula C8H17Cl can be isolated. What is the structure of the original unknown compound?

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    An unknown compound with a molecular formula of C8H18 reacts with chlorine in the presence of light ...

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